Van Scoy Family History

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Van Scoy Name Meaning

American variant of Dutch Van Schaick.

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


Similar surnames: Van Scoyk, Van Scyoc, Van Scoyoc, Van Roy, Van Schoyck, Van Why

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Van Scoy Family Origin

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Van Scoy Family Occupations

What did your Van Scoy ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Bookkeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Van Scoy. 10% of Van Scoy men worked as a Farmer and 9% of Van Scoy women worked as a Bookkeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Van Scoy were Lease Worker and Teaching

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    10%
  • Laborer
    7%
  • Salesman
    7%
  • Lease Worker
    4%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Bookkeeper
    9%
  • Housekeeper
    6%
  • Housewife
    6%
  • Teaching
    6%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Van Scoy Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Van Scoy. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Van Scoy 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 161 immigration records available for the last name Van Scoy. 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 349 military records available for the last name Van Scoy. For the veterans among your Van Scoy ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Van Scoy Life Expectancy

What is the average Van Scoy lifespan?

Between 1966 and 2004, in the United States, Van Scoy life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1966, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Van Scoy in 1966 was 23, and 66 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Van Scoy

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Van Scoy 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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