Vanderwerf Family History

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Vanderwerf Name Meaning

topographic name from Middle Dutch werve, wereft, denoting an uncultivated area of land surrounding a house, farm, dike, or the like, or a place where willows grew, or a habitational name for someone from a place named with this word. topographic name for someone who lived by a wharf, Middle Dutch werf.

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


Similar surnames: Vanderwilt, Vanderveer, Vandeveer, Vanderwaal, Vandermeer, Vanderberg

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Vanderwerf Family Origin

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Vanderwerf Family Occupations

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  • Painter

    50%
  • Paper Hanger

    50%

In 1880, the most common Vanderwerf occupation in the USA was Painter. 50% of Vanderwerf's were Painters. Painter and Paper Hanger were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Vanderwerf.

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Vanderwerf Historical Records

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Vanderwerf Life Expectancy

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