Verhulst Family History

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Verhulst Name Meaning

Dutch: reduced form of van der Hulst, a topographic name for someone who lived by a holly bush or grove, Middle Dutch hulst ‘holly’, or a habitational name from any of various places in Belgium and the Netherlands named with this word.

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

Similar surnames: Verhelst, Hulst, Verhalen, Verkuilen, Verley, Overholt, Hulse

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Verhulst Family Origin

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Verhulst Family Occupations

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In 1880, the most common Verhulst occupation in the USA was Farmer. 100% of Verhulst's were Farmers.

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Verhulst Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Verhulst. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Verhulst census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Verhulst. 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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Draft Card

There are 246 military records available for the last name Verhulst. For the veterans among your Verhulst ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Verhulst Life Expectancy

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Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Verhulst life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Verhulst in 1950 was 42, and 72 in 2004.

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