Van Lear Family History

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Van Lear Name Meaning

Dutch and Belgian: variant of Van Leer.

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

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Van Lear Family Origin

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Van Lear Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Butcher

    11%
  • Carpenter

    11%
  • Paymaster

    11%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Van Lear family was Paymaster. The most common Van Lear occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Van Lear's were Farmers. Farmer, Butcher and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Van Lear.

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Van Lear Historical Records

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Van Lear Life Expectancy

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