Ballentine Family History

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Ballentine Name Meaning

Scottish: habitational name from either of two places (in Roxburgh and Selkirk) called Bellenden, of unknown origin.

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


Similar surnames: Ballantine, Allerton, Gillentine, Valentine, Balentine, Mellenthin

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Ballentine Family Origin

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Ballentine Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    31%
  • Grocer

    13%
  • Farmer Son

    9%
  • Boot Shoe Dealer

    3%

In 1881, Farmer, Grocer and Farmer Son were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ballentine. The most common Ballentine occupation in Canada was Farmer. 31% of Ballentine's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Ballentine family was Boot Shoe Dealer.

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Ballentine Historical Records

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Ballentine Life Expectancy

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