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Vanderstelt Name Meaning

Dutch (Van der Stelt): topographic name for someone who lived by a stelt, an artificial bank constructed on the outside of a dike to give temporary protection to a shepherd and his flock against high tides or inclement weather.

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


Similar surnames: Vandersteen, Vanderpoel, Vandervest, Vanderbilt, Vanderveer

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Vanderstelt Family Origin

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Vanderstelt Family Occupations

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Vanderstelt Historical Records

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Census Record

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Vanderstelt. 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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There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Vanderstelt. For the veterans among your Vanderstelt ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Vanderstelt Life Expectancy

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Between 1967 and 2004, in the United States, Vanderstelt life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1973, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Vanderstelt in 1967 was 68, and 83 in 2004.

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