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Van Dover Name Meaning

Dutch: habitational name for someone from Doveren in North Brabant.

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


Similar surnames: Van Over, Van Boven, Van Duser, Van Doren, Van Hove, Vandiver

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Van Dover Family Origin

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Van Dover Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    67%
  • House Keeper

    11%
  • Keeping House

    11%
  • Laborer

    11%

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In 1880, the most common Van Dover occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Van Dover's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Van Dover family was Laborer. Farmer, House Keeper and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Van Dover.

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Van Dover Life Expectancy

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