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De Valk Name Meaning

Dutch: from Middle Dutch valke ‘falcon’ + the definite article de, hence a metonymic occupational name for a falconer, a nickname for someone thought to resemble the bird, or a habitational name for someone who lived at a house or tavern distinguished by the sign of a falcon.

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


Similar surnames: De Haas, De Turk, De Wolf, De Pauw, De Raad, De Waal, De Valle

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De Valk Family Origin

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De Valk Family Occupations

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De Valk Historical Records

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De Valk Life Expectancy

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Average De Valk life expectancy in 1999 was 67 years. This was lower than the general public life expectancy which was 75.

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