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Barthelemy Family History

Barthelemy Surname Meaning

French and West Indian (mainly Haiti) (Barthélemy): from the personal name Barthélemy French form of Bartholomew .

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


Similar surnames: Berthelot, Bartholomay, Barthelmes, Bartelme, Bartle, Bartholomew

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Where is the Barthelemy family from?

You can see how Barthelemy families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Barthelemy family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Barthelemy families were found in USA in 1920. In 1911 there were 3 Barthelemy families living in Quebec. This was 100% of all the recorded Barthelemy's in Canada. Quebec had the highest population of Barthelemy families in 1911.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Barthelemy surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Barthelemy ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Partner were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Barthelemy. 24% of Barthelemy men worked as a Farmer and 16% of Barthelemy women worked as a Partner. Some less common occupations for Americans named Barthelemy were Machinist and Maid. .

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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.

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Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Farmer
    24%
  • Laborer
    20%
  • Farm Laborer
    12%
  • Machinist
    6%

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Partner
    16%
  • Teacher
    16%
  • Stenographer
    16%
  • Maid
    11%
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Census Records

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Barthelemy. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Barthelemy census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 5,000 immigration records available for the last name Barthelemy. 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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Draft Cards

There are 791 military records available for the last name Barthelemy. For the veterans among your Barthelemy ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Barthelemy lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Barthelemy life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1978. The average life expectancy for Barthelemy in 1951 was 37, and 64 in 2004.

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