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The Van De ven surname is derived from the Dutch word "Veen," which means "fen" or "Peatbog," which is the most common geographical feature of the northern provinces of the Netherlands. Many instances of the surname are thought to be habitational, deriving from any of various places named with this word. The preposition "van" meaning "of" or "from" ' is commonly found with Dutch names, especially with habitation names. The preposition "de," meaning "the," is also commonly used with these names.

Van De ven Early Origins



The surname Van De ven was first found in the Netherlands.

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Van De ven Spelling Variations


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Van De ven Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: vander Veen, van Veen, Van den ven, Van de Ven, van der Veen, van der Feen, Vanderveen, VanderVeen, Veenstra and many more.

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Van De ven Early History


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Van De ven Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Van De ven research. Another 93 words (7 lines of text) covering the years 1639 and 1704 are included under the topic Early Van De ven History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Van De ven Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Van De ven Early Notables (pre 1700)



Another 38 words (3 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Van De ven Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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The Great Migration


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The Great Migration



Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Van De ven Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Cornelis Wilbert Vandeven, who arrived in America in 1852
  • Joseph Vandeven, age 46, who arrived at New York on Oct. 7, 1857, aboard the "Troy"
  • Willem Christiaan Vandeven, who settled in America in 1859
  • Jan Carel Vandeven, who arrived in America in 1861

Van De ven Settlers in United States in the 20th Century

  • C. Van de Ven, aged 40, who emigrated to the United States, in 1905
  • Victor Van de Ven, aged 27, who landed in America from Chatalineaux, Belgium, in 1907
  • Frans J.A.H. van de Ven, aged 45, who emigrated to the United States from Rotterdam, Holland, in 1915
  • Antoon Van de Ven, aged 26, who landed in America from Boekel, Netherlands, in 1916
  • Alfons Van De Ven, aged 26, who emigrated to the United States from Liers, Belgium, in 1922
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

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Contemporary Notables of the name Van De ven (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Van De ven (post 1700)



  • Andrew H. Van de Ven, American organization scholar
  • Cornelius Van de Ven (1865-1932), Roman Catholic bishop of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Alexandria, Louisiana
  • Rick Vandeven, American Libertarian politician, Candidate for U.S. Representative from Missouri 8th District, 2012
  • Monica Maria Theresia "Monique" van de Ven (b. 1952), Dutch actress and director
  • Peter van de Ven (b. 1961), Dutch former professional footballer
  • Kirsten van de Ven (b. 1985), Dutch professional footballer

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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Rupp, Daniel L. A Collection of Upwards of Thirty Thousand Names of German, Swiss, Dutch, French and Other Immigrants to Pennsylvania from 1727 to 1776. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 2000. Print. (ISBN 978-0806303024).
    2. Crozier, William Armstrong Edition. Crozier's General Armory A Registry of American Families Entitled to Coat Armor. New York: Fox, Duffield, 1904. Print.
    3. Zieber, Eugene. Heraldry in America. Philadelphia: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
    4. Tarneller, Josef. Zur Namenkunde Tirolen Familiennamen. Bozen: Buchhandlung, 1923. Print.
    5. Zoder, Rudolf. Familiennamen in Ostfalen. Hildesheim: Geog Olms Verlagsbuchhandlung, 1968. Print.
    6. Bahlow, Hans. Deutschlands geographische Namenwelt Etymologisches Lexikon der Fluss- und Ortsnamen alteuropaischer Herkunft. Frankfurt: Suhrkamp, 1985. Print.
    7. De Amicis, Edmondo and Helen Zimmern. Holland. Philadelphia: Porter & Coates, 1894. Print.
    8. Brechenmacher, Josef Karlmann. Deutches Namenbuch. Stuttgart: Verlag von Adolf Bonz & Comp, 1928. Print.
    9. Strassburger, Ralph B. Pennsylvania German Pioneers The Original Lists of Arrivals in the Port of Philadelphia 3 Volumes. Baltimore: Picton Press, 1992. Print. (ISBN 978-0929539980).
    10. Neubecker, Ottfried. Großes Wappen-Bilder-Lexikon der bürgerlichen Geschlechter Deutschlands Oesterreichs und der Schweiz. Battenberg, München: 1985. Print.
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    The Van De ven Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Van De ven Family Crest was drawn according to heraldic standards based on published blazons. We generally include the oldest published family crest once associated with each surname.

    This page was last modified on 2 February 2016 at 09:39.

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