Van Wagoner Family History

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Van Wagoner Name Meaning

Most probably a variant of Dutch Van Wageningen (see Van Wagenen).

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


Similar surnames: Van Wagner, Van Wagenen, Van Natter, Van Hooser, Van Hoozer, Van Asse

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Van Wagoner Family Origin

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Van Wagoner Family Occupations

What did your Van Wagoner ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Van Wagoner occupation in the USA was Farmer. 45% of Van Wagoner's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Van Wagoner family was Blacksmith. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Van Wagoner.

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  • Farmer

    45%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Keeping House

    4%
  • Blacksmith

    3%

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

Van Wagoner Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Van Wagoner Life Expectancy

What is the average Van Wagoner lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Van Wagoner life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1974, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Van Wagoner in 1963 was 52, and 66 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Van Wagoner

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Van Wagoner 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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