Van Schaick Family History

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Van Schaick Name Meaning

Dutch: habitational name for someone from Schaijk in North Brabant, the name of which is a reduction of Schadewijck, an area south of Utrecht named after Willem Schade, an official of the Bishop of Utrecht in the Middle Ages.

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


Similar surnames: Van Kirk, Schlick, Van Hook, Van Sickel, Van Camp, Van Haren

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Van Schaick Family Origin

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Van Schaick Family Occupations

What did your Van Schaick ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Carpenter and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Van Schaick. A less common occupation for the Van Schaick family was Banker. The most common Van Schaick occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Van Schaick's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Carpenter

    10%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Banker

    3%

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

Van Schaick Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Van Schaick Life Expectancy

What is the average Van Schaick lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Van Schaick life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1990, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Van Schaick in 1954 was 41, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Van Schaick

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Van Schaick 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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