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Van Rossum Name Meaning

Belgian and Dutch: habitational name for someone from any of the places called Rossem (Brabant, Antwerp) or Rossum (Gelderland, Overijssel).

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


Similar surnames: Van Oss, Van Diest, Van Fossen, Van Hook, Van Soest, Van Dorn

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Van Rossum Family Origin

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Van Rossum Family Occupations

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  • Book Keeper

    50%
  • Farmer

    50%

In 1880, the most common Van Rossum occupation in the USA was Book Keeper. 50% of Van Rossum's were Book Keepers. Book Keeper and Farmer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Van Rossum.

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Van Rossum Historical Records

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Van Rossum Life Expectancy

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