Veen Name Meaning

North German: topographic name for a moorland dweller, from Middle Low German ven ‘moor’. Norwegian: habitational name from any of ten farmsteads named Ven, from Old Norse vin ‘meadow’.

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


Similar surnames: Venn, Sveen, Vee, Osen, Lien, Roen, Keen, Oen, Reek, Geen

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Veen Family Origin

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Veen Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    43%
  • Bayman

    14%
  • Clerk (Crockery)

    14%
  • Night Watchman

    14%

In 1880, Farmer, Bayman and Clerk (Crockery) were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Veen. A less common occupation for the Veen family was Night Watchman. The most common Veen occupation in the USA was Farmer. 43% of Veen's were Farmers.

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Veen Historical Records

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Veen Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1960 and 2004, Veen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1996, and highest in 1971. The average life expectancy for Veen in 1960 was 47, and 77 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Veen

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