Van Doren Family History

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Van Doren Name Meaning

most probably a variant of Van Doorn. according to Debrabandere, it may be a habitational name for someone from places in Belgium and the Netherlands called Deurne, or from Durne in North Brabant.

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


Similar surnames: Van Dorn, Van Deren, Van Dusen, Van Haren, Van Vooren, Van Essen

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Van Doren Family Origin

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Van Doren Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    39%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Carpenter

    5%
  • Farming

    4%

In 1880, the most common Van Doren occupation in the USA was Farmer. 39% of Van Doren's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Van Doren. A less common occupation for the Van Doren family was Farming.

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Van Doren Historical Records

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Van Doren Life Expectancy

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Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
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