Van Vactor Family History

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Van Vactor Name Meaning

Dutch: of uncertain origin; possibly a variant of Van Vechten, which is probably a topographic name from the Vecht River, which flows through Amsterdam.

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


Similar surnames: Van Natter, Van Acker, Van Marter, Van Eaton, Van Cott, Van Wagner

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Van Vactor Family Origin

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Van Vactor Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Carpenter

    13%
  • Gunsmith

    13%
  • Labor

    13%

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In 1880, Farmer, Carpenter and Gunsmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Van Vactor. The most common Van Vactor occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Van Vactor's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Van Vactor family was Labor.

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Van Vactor Life Expectancy

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