Vandervoort Family History

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Vandervoort Name Meaning

Dutch (Van der Voort): topographic name for someone who lived by a ford or crossing point, Middle Dutch voorde, or a habitational name from a place named with this word, for example Tervoort in North Brabant.

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


Similar surnames: Vanderveer, Vandersloot, Vanderloop, Vanderpoel, Vandermeer

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Vandervoort Family Origin

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Vandervoort Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    19%
  • Keeping House

    17%
  • Blacksmith

    6%
  • Laborer

    6%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Vandervoort family was Laborer. Farmer, Keeping House and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Vandervoort. The most common Vandervoort occupation in the USA was Farmer. 19% of Vandervoort's were Farmers.

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Vandervoort Historical Records

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Vandervoort Life Expectancy

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