Van Hoesen Family History

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Van Hoesen Name Meaning

Dutch: habitational name for someone from any of various places named with hoesen, variant of Dutch huisen ‘houses’.

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


Similar surnames: Van Housen, Van Hoose, Van Hove, Van Houten, Van Fossen, Van Horn

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Van Hoesen Family Origin

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Van Hoesen Family Occupations

What did your Van Hoesen ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Van Hoesen. The most common Van Hoesen occupation in the USA was Farmer. 27% of Van Hoesen's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Van Hoesen family was House Carpenter.

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  • Farmer

    27%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Carpenter

    5%
  • House Carpenter

    4%

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

Van Hoesen Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Van Hoesen. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Van Hoesen 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 Hoesen. 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 Hoesen. For the veterans among your Van Hoesen ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Van Hoesen Life Expectancy

What is the average Van Hoesen lifespan?

Between 1967 and 2004, in the United States, Van Hoesen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2002, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Van Hoesen in 1967 was 78, and 86 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Van Hoesen

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Van Hoesen 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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