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Van Roekel Name Meaning

Dutch: habitational name for someone from La Rochelle, the Huguenot stronghold in France in the 17th century, which was vigorously supported by the Dutch and had numerous Dutch connections.

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


Similar surnames: Van Hoesen, Van Boxtel, Van Heel, Van Ginkel, Van Hove, Van Tassel

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Van Roekel Family Origin

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Van Roekel Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    100%

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In 1880, the most common Van Roekel occupation in the USA was Farmer. 100% of Van Roekel's were Farmers.

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Van Roekel Historical Records

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Van Roekel Life Expectancy

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