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Van Deren Name Meaning

Americanized form of Dutch Van Düren (see Van Duren ).

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022


Similar surnames: Van Doren, Van Deursen, Van Veen, Van Dusen, Van Gerpen, Van Haren

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Where is the Van Deren family from?

You can see how Van Deren families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Van Deren family name was found in the USA between 1880 and 1920. The most Van Deren families were found in USA in 1880. In 1880 there were 10 Van Deren families living in New York. This was about 26% of all the recorded Van Deren's in USA. New York had the highest population of Van Deren families in 1880.
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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Van Deren ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

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Census Records

There are 886 census records available for the last name Van Deren. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Van Deren census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 78 immigration records available for the last name Van Deren. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Van Deren. For the veterans among your Van Deren ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Van Deren lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2003, in the United States, Van Deren life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Van Deren in 1961 was 56, and 93 in 2003.

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