Van Valkenburg Family History

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Van Valkenburg Name Meaning

Dutch: habitational name for someone from either of two places in the Netherlands called Valkenburg, in Limburg and South Holland.

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


Similar surnames: Van Valkenburgh, Van Volkenburg, Vandenburg, Van Vooren, Van Leer

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Van Valkenburg Family Origin

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Van Valkenburg Family Occupations

What did your Van Valkenburg ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Van Valkenburg. A less common occupation for the Van Valkenburg family was Engineer. The most common Van Valkenburg occupation in the USA was Farmer. 32% of Van Valkenburg's were Farmers.

View Census data for Van Valkenburg | Data not to scale

  • Farmer

    32%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Engineer

    3%

United States shown, England data unavailable

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

Van Valkenburg Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Van Valkenburg. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Van Valkenburg census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Van Valkenburg

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Van Valkenburg. 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 Valkenburg. For the veterans among your Van Valkenburg ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Van Valkenburg Life Expectancy

What is the average Van Valkenburg lifespan?

Average Van Valkenburg life expectancy in 2002 was 98 years. This was higher than the general public life expectancy which was 74.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Van Valkenburg

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Van Valkenburg 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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