Van Antwerp Family History

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Van Antwerp Name Meaning

Variant of Dutch Van Antwerpen, habitational name for someone from the Belgian city of Antwerp.

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


Similar surnames: Van Acker, Van Zanten, Van Natter, Van Wert, Van Meter, Van Sciver

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Van Antwerp Family Origin

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Van Antwerp Family Occupations

What did your Van Antwerp ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Van Antwerp. The most common Van Antwerp occupation in the USA was Farmer. 20% of Van Antwerp's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Van Antwerp family was Blacksmith.

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  • Farmer

    20%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Carpenter

    5%
  • Blacksmith

    3%

United States shown, England data unavailable

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Van Antwerp Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Van Antwerp. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Van Antwerp 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Van Antwerp. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Van Antwerp. For the veterans among your Van Antwerp ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Van Antwerp Life Expectancy

What is the average Van Antwerp lifespan?

Between 1968 and 2004, in the United States, Van Antwerp life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1973, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Van Antwerp in 1968 was 43, and 87 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Van Antwerp

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Van Antwerp ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

Famous Van Antwerp Family

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Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
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Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
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Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
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