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Van Ryn Name Meaning

Dutch: topographic name for someone who lived on the banks of the Rhine, Dutch Rijn. Belgian: habitational name for someone from a minor place in West Flanders called Ten Ryne.

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


Similar surnames: Van Veen, Van Zyl, Van Eck, Van Ess, Van Ryzin, Van Dam, Van Wyk

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Van Ryn Family Origin

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Van Ryn Family Occupations

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  • Cemetery Supt

    100%

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In 1881, the most common Van Ryn occupation in the UK was Cemetery Supt. 100% of Van Ryn's were Cemetery Supts.

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Van Ryn Life Expectancy

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