Van Gieson Family History

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Van Gieson Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of Dutch Van Giesen, a habitational name for someone from either of two places called Giessen, in North Brabant and South Holland.

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


Similar surnames: Van Diest, Van Loon, Van Tiem, Van Soest, Van Fossen, Van Veen

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Van Gieson Family Origin

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Van Gieson Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    32%
  • Carpenter

    11%
  • Brick Mason

    5%
  • Coppersmith

    5%

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In 1880, the most common Van Gieson occupation in the USA was Farmer. 32% of Van Gieson's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Van Gieson family was Coppersmith. Farmer, Carpenter and Brick Mason were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Van Gieson.

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Van Gieson Historical Records

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Van Gieson Life Expectancy

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