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Vandenburg Name Meaning

Dutch and Belgian (Van den Burg): topographic name for someone who lived by a citadel or stonghold, from Middle Dutch burch, or a habitational name from a place named with this word, for example Burch in South Holland or Burcht in Antwerp province, Belgium.

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

Similar surnames: Vandenberg, Vandenboom, Vanderberg, Vanderbush, Vandenbroek

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Vandenburg Family Origin

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Vandenburg Family Occupations

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

  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Carpenter

  • Boarding House


In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Vandenburg. The most common Vandenburg occupation in the USA was Farmer. 32% of Vandenburg's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Vandenburg family was Boarding House.

Source: Census data for Vandenburg | Data not to scale

Vandenburg Historical Records

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Vandenburg Life Expectancy

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