Van Fossan Family History

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Van Fossan Name Meaning

American variant spelling of Dutch Van Vossen (see Van Fossen).

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


Similar surnames: Van Fossen, Van Hooser, Van Orman, Van Orden, Van Housen, Van Ness

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Van Fossan Family Origin

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Van Fossan Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    60%
  • Drugist

    20%
  • R. Roading

    20%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Van Fossan family was R. Roading. Farmer and Drugist were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Van Fossan. The most common Van Fossan occupation in the USA was Farmer. 60% of Van Fossan's were Farmers.

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Van Fossan Historical Records

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Van Fossan Life Expectancy

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