Vermeulen Family History

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Vermeulen Name Meaning

Dutch and Belgian: reduced form of Vandermeulen, a topographic name for someone who lived at a mill.

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

Similar surnames: Verkuilen, Vandermeulen, Verhulst, Verhelst, Verhalen, Verley

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Vermeulen Family Origin

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Vermeulen Family Occupations

What did your Vermeulen ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Vermeulen. 25% of Vermeulen men worked as a Farmer and 34% of Vermeulen women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Vermeulen were Truck Driver and Secretary

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Machinist
  • Truck Driver

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housekeeper
  • Winder
  • Secretary

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Vermeulen Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Vermeulen. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Vermeulen 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 6,000 immigration records available for the last name Vermeulen. 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 670 military records available for the last name Vermeulen. For the veterans among your Vermeulen ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Vermeulen Life Expectancy

What is the average Vermeulen lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Vermeulen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Vermeulen in 1960 was 43, and 80 in 2004.

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