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Van Epps Name Meaning

Dutch: probably a habitational name for someone from Epse, a village near Deventer in Overijssel. Van Epps was a familiar name in the Schenectady–Albany area; Fultonville, NY, was formerly called Van Epps Swamp.

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


Similar surnames: Van Eps, Van Ess, Van Eman, Van Ness, Van Eck, Van Camp, Van Cott

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Van Epps Family Origin

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Van Epps Family Occupations

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In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Van Epps. The most common Van Epps occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Van Epps's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Van Epps family was Laborer.

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  • Farmer

    38%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Carpenter

    4%
  • Laborer

    3%

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Van Epps Historical Records

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Census Record

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Passenger List

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Van Epps. For the veterans among your Van Epps ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Van Epps Life Expectancy

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Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Van Epps life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1971, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Van Epps in 1952 was 77, and 76 in 2004.

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