Van Vliet Family History

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Van Vliet Name Meaning

Dutch: habitational name for someone from any of the many places named with vliet ‘brook’, ‘stream’.

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


Similar surnames: Van Liew, Van Vleet, Van Leer, Van Diest, Vandervliet, Van Buren

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Van Vliet Family Origin

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Van Vliet Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    28%
  • Carpenter

    5%
  • Laborer

    5%
  • Baker

    3%

In 1880, the most common Van Vliet occupation in the USA was Farmer. 28% of Van Vliet's were Farmers. Farmer, Carpenter and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Van Vliet. A less common occupation for the Van Vliet family was Baker.

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Van Vliet Historical Records

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Van Vliet Life Expectancy

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