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Van Valkenburgh Name Meaning

Dutch: archaic variant of Van Valkenburg .

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022

Similar surnames: Van Valkenburg, Van Volkenburg, Vandenburgh, Van Amburgh, Vanderburgh

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You can see how Van Valkenburgh families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Van Valkenburgh family name was found in the USA, and Canada between 1880 and 1920. The most Van Valkenburgh families were found in USA in 1880. In 1880 there were 376 Van Valkenburgh families living in New York. This was about 78% of all the recorded Van Valkenburgh's in USA. New York had the highest population of Van Valkenburgh families in 1880.
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There are 349 immigration records available for the last name Van Valkenburgh. 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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