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Van Loo Name Meaning

Belgian (Van Loo): habitational name for someone from Lo in West Flanders, or any of several places named with lo(o) ‘woodland clearing’, such as Korbeek-Lo and Kessel-Lo in Brabant. See also Vandeloo.

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


Similar surnames: Van Loon, Van Hook, Vandeloo, Van Rooy, Van Dam, Van Tol, Van Dorn

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Van Loo Family Origin

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Van Loo Family Occupations

What did your Van Loo ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Dry Goods Sales Man and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Van Loo. A less common occupation for the Van Loo family was Laborer. The most common Van Loo occupation in the USA was Farmer. 55% of Van Loo's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    55%
  • Dry Goods Sales Man

    9%
  • Keeping House

    9%
  • Laborer

    9%

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

Van Loo Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Van Loo Life Expectancy

What is the average Van Loo lifespan?

Between 1967 and 2002, in the United States, Van Loo life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1996, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Van Loo in 1967 was 61, and 70 in 2002.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Van Loo

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Van Loo 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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