Van Gilder Family History

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Van Gilder Name Meaning

Dutch: variant of Van Gelder.

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

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Van Gilder Family Origin

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Van Gilder Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Sailor

    6%
  • Farm Laborer

    4%

In 1880, the most common Van Gilder occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Van Gilder's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Sailor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Van Gilder. A less common occupation for the Van Gilder family was Farm Laborer.

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Van Gilder Historical Records

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Van Gilder Life Expectancy

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