Batchelder Family History

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Batchelder Name Meaning

English: altered form of Batchelor, showing the folk-etymology influence of the word elder, with which it is not in fact connected.

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


Similar surnames: Bachelder, Batcheller, Bacheller, Batchler, Batchelor, Bachelor

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Batchelder Family Origin

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Batchelder Family Occupations

What did your Batchelder ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Batchelder family was Servant. The most common Batchelder occupation in Canada was Farmer. 20% of Batchelder's were Farmers. Farmer, Scholar and Farmer Son were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Batchelder.

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  • Farmer

    20%
  • Scholar

    20%
  • Farmer Son

    10%
  • Servant

    10%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Batchelder ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Batchelder Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Batchelder. 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 Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Batchelder. For the veterans among your Batchelder ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Batchelder Life Expectancy

What is the average Batchelder lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Batchelder life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Batchelder in 1943 was 47, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Batchelder

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Batchelder ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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