Van Gorder Family History

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Van Gorder Name Meaning

Dutch: variant of Van Gorden.

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

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Van Gorder Family Origin

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Van Gorder Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    35%
  • Keeping House

    10%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Carpenter

    3%

In 1880, the most common Van Gorder occupation in the USA was Farmer. 35% of Van Gorder's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Van Gorder. A less common occupation for the Van Gorder family was Carpenter.

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Van Gorder Historical Records

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Van Gorder Life Expectancy

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