Veen Family History

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Veen Name Meaning

North German: topographic name for a moorland dweller, from Middle Low German ven ‘moor’. Norwegian: habitational name from any of ten farmsteads named Ven, from Old Norse vin ‘meadow’.

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


Similar surnames: Venn, Sveen, Vee, Osen, Lien, Roen, Keen, Oen, Reek, Geen

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Veen Family Origin

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Veen Family Occupations

What did your Veen ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Veen occupation in the UK was Carpenter. 67% of Veen's were Carpenters. Carpenter and Fly Driver were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Veen.

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  • Carpenter

    67%
  • Fly Driver

    33%

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

Veen Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Veen Life Expectancy

What is the average Veen lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Veen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1996, and highest in 1971. The average life expectancy for Veen in 1960 was 47, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Veen

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Veen 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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