Van Bergen Family History

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Van Bergen Name Meaning

Dutch and Belgian: habitational name for someone from any of numerous places named with bergen ‘hills’ or ‘coal mines’.

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


Similar surnames: Von Bergen, Van Buren, Van Bruggen, Van Gerpen, Van Beek, Van Engen

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Van Bergen Family Origin

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Van Bergen Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    30%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Produce Buyer

    6%
  • At Home

    3%

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In 1880, the most common Van Bergen occupation in the USA was Farmer. 30% of Van Bergen's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Produce Buyer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Van Bergen. A less common occupation for the Van Bergen family was At Home.

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Van Bergen Life Expectancy

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