Schoonhoven Family History

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Schoonhoven Name Meaning

Dutch (van Schoonhoven): habitational name for someone from Schoonhoven in South Holland or another place of the same name in Kampenhout in Brabant province, Belgium.

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


Similar surnames: Schoonover, Crownover, Schoenthaler, Conover, Hooven, Schoenstein

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Schoonhoven Family Origin

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Schoonhoven Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Dress Maker

    17%
  • Livery Stable

    17%
  • Shoemaker

    17%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Schoonhoven family was Shoemaker. The most common Schoonhoven occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Schoonhoven's were Farmers. Farmer, Dress Maker and Livery Stable were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schoonhoven.

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Schoonhoven Historical Records

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Schoonhoven Life Expectancy

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