Van Kempen Family History

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Van Kempen Name Meaning

Dutch: habitational name from any of several places in the Netherlands and Belgium called Kempen.

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


Similar surnames: Van Kampen, Van Kooten, Van Essen, Van Etten, Van Doren, Van Gerpen

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Van Kempen Family Origin

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Van Kempen Family Occupations

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  • Painter

    33%
  • Picture Frame Maker

    33%
  • Scroll Sawyer

    33%

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In 1881, a less common occupation for the Van Kempen family was Scroll Sawyer. Painter and Picture Frame Maker were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Van Kempen. The most common Van Kempen occupation in Canada was Painter. 33% of Van Kempen's were Painters.

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Van Kempen Historical Records

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Van Kempen Life Expectancy

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Famous Van Kempen Family

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John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
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Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)

Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
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