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Van Heest Name Meaning

Dutch: habitational name for someone from a place called Heest in Gelderland, near Zutphen.

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


Similar surnames: Van Diest, Van Heel, Van Nest, Van Soest, Van Hemert, Van Veen

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Van Heest Family Origin

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Van Heest Family Occupations

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  • Marine Engineer

    100%

In 1880, the most common Van Heest occupation in the USA was Marine Engineer. 100% of Van Heest's were Marine Engineers.

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Van Heest Historical Records

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Van Heest Life Expectancy

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