Van Acker Family History

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Van Acker Name Meaning

topographic name for someone who lived next to a field, Middle Dutch ack(e)re, or a habitational name for someone from a place named with this word. Alternatively, it may be a habitational name for someone from Aachen, a variant of Van Aken.

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


Similar surnames: Van Dyke, Van Aken, Van Over, Van Sickel, Van Camp, Vandaveer

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Van Acker Family Origin

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Van Acker Family Occupations

What did your Van Acker ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Physician surgeon was the top reported job for people in the UK named Van Acker.

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Physician surgeon
    100%

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

Van Acker Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Van Acker. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Van Acker 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 639 immigration records available for the last name Van Acker. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 579 military records available for the last name Van Acker. For the veterans among your Van Acker ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Van Acker Life Expectancy

What is the average Van Acker lifespan?

Between 1973 and 2004, in the United States, Van Acker life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1996, and highest in 1977. The average life expectancy for Van Acker in 1973 was 74, and 55 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Van Acker

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