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Van Zant Name Meaning

Dutch: variant of Van Zandt .

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


Similar surnames: Van Sant, Van Zante, Van Zandt, Van Sandt, Van Wart, Van Santen

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Where is the Van Zant family from?

You can see how Van Zant families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Van Zant family name was found in the USA, and Canada between 1880 and 1920. The most Van Zant families were found in USA in 1880. In 1880 there were 61 Van Zant families living in New York. This was about 31% of all the recorded Van Zant's in USA. New York had the highest population of Van Zant families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Van Zant surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Van Zant ancestors do for a living?

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

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Census Records

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

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Passenger Lists

There are 241 immigration records available for the last name Van Zant. 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 Cards

There are 578 military records available for the last name Van Zant. For the veterans among your Van Zant ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Van Zant lifespan?

Between 1965 and 2003, in the United States, Van Zant life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1969, and highest in 1970. The average life expectancy for Van Zant in 1965 was 62, and 70 in 2003.

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