Van Gerpen Family History

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Van Gerpen Name Meaning

Dutch: probably a habitational name for someone from Gorp (Gorep) in North Brabant, near Eindhoven. Compare Van Gorp.

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


Similar surnames: Van Gorp, Van Deren, Van Gorden, Van Doren, Van Haren, Van Etten

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Van Gerpen Family Origin

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Van Gerpen Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    100%

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In 1880, the most common Van Gerpen occupation in the USA was Farmer. 100% of Van Gerpen's were Farmers.

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Van Gerpen Life Expectancy

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