Van Ornum Family History

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Van Ornum Name Meaning

Dutch: probably a variant of Van Arna.

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


Similar surnames: Van Orden, Van Berkum, Van Orman, Van Horne, Van Order, Van Roy

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Van Ornum Family Origin

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Van Ornum Family Occupations

What did your Van Ornum ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Van Ornum family was Boarding. Farmer, Laborer and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Van Ornum. The most common Van Ornum occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Van Ornum's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Laborer

    15%
  • Blacksmith

    5%
  • Boarding

    5%

United States shown, England data unavailable

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Van Ornum Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Van Ornum Life Expectancy

What is the average Van Ornum lifespan?

Between 1976 and 2003, in the United States, Van Ornum life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1983, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Van Ornum in 1976 was 87, and 92 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Van Ornum

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Van Ornum 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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