Vanderzee Family History

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Vanderzee Name Meaning

Dutch: literally ‘from the sea’, a topographic name for someone who lived by the sea, Middle Dutch zee, or a name for a child born at sea.

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


Similar surnames: Vanderveer, Vandermeer, Van Zee, Vandeveer, Vanderwerf, Vanderpoel

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Vanderzee Family Origin

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Vanderzee Family Occupations

What did your Vanderzee ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Carpenter Heavy Works and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Vanderzee. 20% of Vanderzee men worked as a Carpenter Heavy Works and 34% of Vanderzee women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Vanderzee were Man Director Finance Bro and Posial Censor

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Carpenter Heavy Works
    20%
  • Colour Cards Company Director
    20%
  • Courier Travel Conductor Employed By Trans
    20%
  • Man Director Finance Bro
    20%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    34%
  • Acting Manageren housekeeper
    12%
  • Kitchen Maid (cafe)
    12%
  • Posial Censor
    12%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Vanderzee Historical Records

What Vanderzee family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Vanderzee. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Vanderzee 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 258 immigration records available for the last name Vanderzee. 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 440 military records available for the last name Vanderzee. For the veterans among your Vanderzee ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Vanderzee Life Expectancy

What is the average Vanderzee lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Vanderzee life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Vanderzee in 1955 was 78, and 70 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Vanderzee

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Vanderzee 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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