Vandenbosch Family History

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Vandenbosch Name Meaning

Dutch and Belgian: topographic name for someone who lived by an area of woodland, Dutch bos(ch), or habitational name from a village in Brabant called den Bosch, near Malines.

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

Similar surnames: Vandenboom, Vandenburg, Vandenbrink, Vanderbush, Vandenbroek

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Vandenbosch Family Origin

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Vandenbosch Family Occupations

What did your Vandenbosch ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Vandenbosch occupation in the USA was Brick Maker. 17% of Vandenbosch's were Brick Makers. A less common occupation for the Vandenbosch family was Retail Grocer. Brick Maker, Farmer and Furniture Manf. were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Vandenbosch.

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  • Brick Maker

  • Farmer

  • Furniture Manf.

  • Retail Grocer


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

Vandenbosch Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Vandenbosch. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Vandenbosch 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 634 immigration records available for the last name Vandenbosch. 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 315 military records available for the last name Vandenbosch. For the veterans among your Vandenbosch ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Vandenbosch Life Expectancy

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Between 1965 and 2004, in the United States, Vandenbosch life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1976, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Vandenbosch in 1965 was 77, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Vandenbosch

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