Vanderleest Family History

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Vanderleest Name Meaning

Dutch and Belgian (Van der Leest): habitational name for someone from a place called Leest in Antwerp province, or De Leest in North Brabant.

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


Similar surnames: Vanderiet, Vandervest, Vanderbeek, Vanderveer, Vanderloop

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Vanderleest Family Origin

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Vanderleest Family Occupations

What did your Vanderleest ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Vanderleest occupation in the USA was Peddler. 100% of Vanderleest's were Peddlers.

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  • Peddler

    100%

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

Vanderleest Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Vanderleest. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Vanderleest 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Vanderleest. 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 Vanderleest. For the veterans among your Vanderleest ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Vanderleest Life Expectancy

What is the average Vanderleest lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Vanderleest life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1967, and highest in 1979. The average life expectancy for Vanderleest in 1955 was 47, and 86 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Vanderleest

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Vanderleest 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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