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Van Diest Name Meaning

Dutch and Belgian: habitational name for someone from either of two places called Diest, in Brabant and in Gelderland between the Waal and the Maas rivers.

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


Similar surnames: Van Soest, Van Gieson, Van Heest, Van Pelt, Van Tiem, Van Liew

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Van Diest Family Origin

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Van Diest Family Occupations

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  • Farm Laborer

    100%

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In 1880, the most common Van Diest occupation in the USA was Farm Laborer. 100% of Van Diest's were Farm Laborers.

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Van Diest Historical Records

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Van Diest Life Expectancy

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