Van Fleet Family History

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Van Fleet Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of Dutch Van Vliet.

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


Similar surnames: Van Vleet, Van Vliet, Van Leer, Van Note, Van Cleave, Van Cleef

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Van Fleet Family Origin

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Van Fleet Family Occupations

What did your Van Fleet ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Van Fleet family was Farming. The most common Van Fleet occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Van Fleet's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Van Fleet.

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Farming

    4%

United States shown, England data unavailable

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Van Fleet Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Van Fleet Life Expectancy

What is the average Van Fleet lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Van Fleet life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1969, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Van Fleet in 1954 was 29, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Van Fleet

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Van Fleet 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.

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