Van Veen Family History

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Van Veen Name Meaning

Dutch: habitational name for someone from any of various place called (het) Veen, for example in North Brabant, or a topographic name for someone who lived by a moor or fen, Middle Dutch veen.

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


Similar surnames: Van Beek, Van Ryn, Van Zee, Van Deren, Van Dell, Van Leer, Van Dorn

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Van Veen Family Origin

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Van Veen Family Occupations

What did your Van Veen ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Van Veen occupation in the USA was Clerk In Store. 50% of Van Veen's were Clerk In Stores. Clerk In Store and Rigger were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Van Veen.

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  • Clerk In Store

    50%
  • Rigger

    50%

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

Van Veen Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Van Veen Life Expectancy

What is the average Van Veen lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2003, in the United States, Van Veen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1986, and highest in 1972. The average life expectancy for Van Veen in 1950 was 66, and 77 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Van Veen

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Van Veen 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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