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Van Petten Family Origin

Where is the Van Petten family from?

Van Petten Family Occupations

What did your Van Petten ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Van Petten occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Van Petten's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and School Teacher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Van Petten. A less common occupation for the Van Petten family was Teamster.

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Keeping House

    17%
  • School Teacher

    17%
  • Teamster

    17%

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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Van Petten ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Van Petten Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Van Petten Life Expectancy

What is the average Van Petten lifespan?

Between 1971 and 2004, in the United States, Van Petten life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1992, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Van Petten in 1971 was 74, and 92 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Van Petten

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Van Petten 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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