Van Voorhees Family History

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Van Voorhees Name Meaning

Dutch: habitational name for someone from Voorhees in Drenthe (see Voorhees).

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


Similar surnames: Van Vooren, Voorhees, Van Voorhis, Van Voorst, Van Bramer, Van Order

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Van Voorhees Family Origin

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Van Voorhees Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    53%
  • Deputy Sheriff

    13%
  • Carpenter

    7%
  • Druggist

    7%

In 1880, the most common Van Voorhees occupation in the USA was Farmer. 53% of Van Voorhees's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Van Voorhees family was Druggist. Farmer, Deputy Sheriff and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Van Voorhees.

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Van Voorhees Life Expectancy

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