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Vandiver Name Meaning

Americanized form of Dutch Van Duiver, a habitational name for someone from Duiven in Gelderland, near Arnhem.

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


Similar surnames: Vandeveer, Van Over, Vandaveer, Van Every, Vandever, Van Riper

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Vandiver Family Origin

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Vandiver Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    58%
  • Farming

    9%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Laborer

    6%

In 1880, Farmer, Farming and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Vandiver. A less common occupation for the Vandiver family was Laborer. The most common Vandiver occupation in the USA was Farmer. 58% of Vandiver's were Farmers.

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Vandiver Historical Records

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Vandiver Life Expectancy

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