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Van Over Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of Dutch Van Oever, a topographic name from Middle Dutch oever ‘shore’, ‘river bank’, or a habitational name from a place named with this word.

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


Similar surnames: Hanover, Van Leer, Van Dover, Van Hove, Van Order, Vandaveer

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Van Over Family Occupations

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There are 416 census records available for the last name Van Over. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Van Over 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 41 immigration records available for the last name Van Over. 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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There are 238 military records available for the last name Van Over. For the veterans among your Van Over ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Van Over Life Expectancy

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Between 1976 and 2004, in the United States, Van Over life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2002, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Van Over in 1976 was 73, and 76 in 2004.

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