Vandewater Family History

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Vandewater Name Meaning

Dutch (Van de Water): topographic name for someone who lived by the Water river, a branch of the Amstel inside the city of Amsterdam.

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


Similar surnames: Vandeveer, Vanderveer, Vandermeer, Vanderwaal, Vandemark, Vandenakker

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Vandewater Family Origin

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Vandewater Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    24%
  • Keeping House

    10%
  • Clerk

    4%
  • Keeps House

    4%

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In 1880, the most common Vandewater occupation in the USA was Farmer. 24% of Vandewater's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Clerk were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Vandewater. A less common occupation for the Vandewater family was Keeps House.

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Vandewater Historical Records

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Vandewater Life Expectancy

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