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Van Oort Name Meaning

habitational name from any of various minor places named with Middle Dutch ort ‘outermost point’. Alternatively, it may be from a misdivision of Van Noort, variant of Van Noord.

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


Similar surnames: Van Nort, Van Voorst, Van Dorn, Van Cott, Van Horn, Van Noord

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Van Oort Family Origin

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Van Oort Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    67%
  • Tinsmith

    33%

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In 1880, the most common Van Oort occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Van Oort's were Farmers. Farmer and Tinsmith were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Van Oort.

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Van Oort Life Expectancy

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