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Van Heerden Family History

Van Heerden Name Meaning

from the town of Heerde in Gelderland in the Netherlands.

Source: The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Family Names in Britain, 2021

Similar surnames: Van Weelden, Van Leeuwen, Van Haren, Van Bergen, Van Gerpen

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Average Van Heerden life expectancy in 2001 was 81 years. This was higher than the general public life expectancy which was 74.

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