Van Brunt Family History

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Van Brunt Name Meaning

Dutch: habitational name from an unidentified place, perhaps Brundt in Jutland, Denmark.

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


Similar surnames: Van Ryn, Van Court, Van Drunen, Van Hout, Van Belle, Van Buren

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Van Brunt Family Origin

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Van Brunt Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    19%
  • Carpenter

    7%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Fisher Man

    5%

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In 1880, Farmer, Carpenter and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Van Brunt. The most common Van Brunt occupation in the USA was Farmer. 19% of Van Brunt's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Van Brunt family was Fisher Man.

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Van Brunt Historical Records

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Van Brunt Life Expectancy

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