Vandenbroek Family History

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Vandenbroek Name Meaning

Dutch (Van den Broek): topographic name for someone who lived by a flood plain or a stream that frequently flooded, from broek, ‘water meadow’, ‘flood plain’, or habitational name from any of several places named with this word, for example den Broek in North Holland, Groningen, North Brabant, and elsewhere.

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


Similar surnames: Vandenbrink, Vandenhoek, Vandenboom, Vanderbeek, Vandenburg

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Vandenbroek Family Origin

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Vandenbroek Family Occupations

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  • Carpenter

    50%
  • Teaching School

    50%

In 1880, Carpenter and Teaching School were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Vandenbroek. The most common Vandenbroek occupation in the USA was Carpenter. 50% of Vandenbroek's were Carpenters.

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Vandenbroek Historical Records

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Vandenbroek Life Expectancy

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