Van Buskirk Family History

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Van Buskirk Name Meaning

Dutch: habitational name for someone from any of various minor places called Boskerck ‘church in the woods’.

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


Similar surnames: Van Kirk, Buskirk, Van Beek, Van Nortwick, Van Huis, Van Duser

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Van Buskirk Family Origin

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Van Buskirk Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    30%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Laborer

    5%
  • Carpenter

    3%

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In 1880, the most common Van Buskirk occupation in the USA was Farmer. 30% of Van Buskirk's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Van Buskirk. A less common occupation for the Van Buskirk family was Carpenter.

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Van Buskirk Historical Records

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Van Buskirk Life Expectancy

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