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Van Orden Name Meaning

variant of Van Oorden, a variant of Van Oort. variant of Dutch Van Noorden.

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


Similar surnames: Van Order, Van Norden, Van Gorder, Van Gordon, Van Orman, Van Dalen

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Van Orden Family Origin

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Van Orden Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    17%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • Carpenter

    9%
  • Keeping House

    4%

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In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Van Orden. The most common Van Orden occupation in the USA was Farmer. 17% of Van Orden's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Van Orden family was Keeping House.

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Van Orden Life Expectancy

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