Van Deusen Family History

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Van Deusen Name Meaning

Dutch: habitational name for someone from the German town of Deusen, north of Dortmund, in North Rhine-Westphalia near the Dutch border.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Van Deursen, Van Dusen, Van Duser, Van Keulen, Van Essen, Van Drunen

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Van Deusen Family Origin

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Van Deusen Family Occupations

What did your Van Deusen ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Van Deusen. A less common occupation for the Van Deusen family was Druggist. The most common Van Deusen occupation in the USA was Farmer. 36% of Van Deusen's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    36%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Laborer

    5%
  • Druggist

    3%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Van Deusen ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Van Deusen Historical Records

What Van Deusen family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Van Deusen. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Van Deusen census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Van Deusen. 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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Draft Card

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

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Van Deusen Life Expectancy

What is the average Van Deusen lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2003, in the United States, Van Deusen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1980. The average life expectancy for Van Deusen in 1951 was 49, and 76 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Van Deusen

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Van Deusen ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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