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Van Buren Name Meaning

Dutch and Jewish (from the Netherlands): habitational name for someone from any of the many places in the Netherlands named with Middle Dutch buur, buer ‘house’, ‘shed’, in particular Buren in Gelderland.

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


Similar surnames: Van Bergen, Van Haren, Van Dorn, Van Horn, Van Doren, Van Boven

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Van Buren Family Origin

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Van Buren Family Occupations

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  • Law

    100%

In 1881, the most common Van Buren occupation in the UK was Law. 100% of Van Buren's were Laws.

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