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Vandenbrink Name Meaning

Dutch (Van den Brink): topographic name for someone who lived by a raised pasture in low-lying marshland, from Middle Dutch brinc ‘edge’, ‘slope’, ‘raised grazing land’ (see Brink), or habitational name from a place called den Brink, named with this word, in particular Brink in the Veluwe region of Gelderland.

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


Similar surnames: Vandenbroek, Ten Brink, Unterbrink, Willenbrink, Vandenburg

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Vandenbrink Family Origin

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Vandenbrink Family Occupations

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In 1880, the most common Vandenbrink occupation in the USA was Keeping House. 100% of Vandenbrink's were Keeping Houses.

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  • Keeping House

    100%

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Vandenbrink Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Vandenbrink Life Expectancy

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Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Vandenbrink life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2001, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Vandenbrink in 1963 was 78, and 92 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Vandenbrink 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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Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
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