Vandervest Family History

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Vandervest Name Meaning

Dutch: unexplained; possibly an altered form of Van der Vecht, a topographic name for someone living by the river Vecht.

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


Similar surnames: Vanderveer, Vanderveen, Vanderleest, Vanderbilt, Vandervoort

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Vandervest Family Origin

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Vandervest Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Clerk In Restaurant

    17%
  • Cooper

    17%
  • Moulder

    17%

In 1880, Farmer, Clerk In Restaurant and Cooper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Vandervest. A less common occupation for the Vandervest family was Moulder. The most common Vandervest occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Vandervest's were Farmers.

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Vandervest Historical Records

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Vandervest Life Expectancy

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