Van Scoy Family History

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Van Scoy Name Meaning

American variant of Dutch Van Schaick.

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


Similar surnames: Van Scoyk, Van Scyoc, Van Scoyoc, Van Roy, Van Schoyck, Van Why

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Van Scoy Family Origin

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Van Scoy Family Occupations

What did your Van Scoy ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Van Scoy occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Van Scoy's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Van Scoy family was Foreman C. C. R. R.. Farmer, Laborer and Daguerian were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Van Scoy.

View Census data for Van Scoy | Data not to scale

  • Farmer

    40%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Daguerian

    7%
  • Foreman C. C. R. R.

    7%

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

Van Scoy Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Van Scoy Life Expectancy

What is the average Van Scoy lifespan?

Between 1966 and 2004, in the United States, Van Scoy life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1966, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Van Scoy in 1966 was 23, and 66 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Van Scoy

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Van Scoy 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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