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Barta Surname Meaning

Hungarian; Czech (Bárta); Slovak (also Bárta); Croatian: from a short form of local equivalents of the Latin personal name Bartholomaeus (Hungarian Bartalan an archaic variant of Bertalan Czech Bartoloměj Slovak and Croatian Bartolomej); see Bartholomew . The surname of Hungarian Czech and/or Slovak origin is also found in Serbia (Vojvodina) and Croatia.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022


Similar surnames: Bara, Barca, Barto, Berta, Bart, Bartz, Bata, Barna, Barra, Bar

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Where is the Barta family from?

You can see how Barta families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Barta family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Barta families were found in USA in 1920. In 1911 there were 5 Barta families living in Alberta. This was about 28% of all the recorded Barta's in Canada. Alberta and 1 other province had the highest population of Barta families in 1911.
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What did your Barta ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer was the top reported job for people in the Canada named Barta. 100% of Barta men worked as a Farmer. .

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations In 1921

  • Farmer
    100%
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Census Records

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Passenger Lists

There are 4,000 immigration records available for the last name Barta. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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There are 2,000 military records available for the last name Barta. For the veterans among your Barta ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Barta lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Barta life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Barta in 1944 was 22, and 78 in 2004.

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