Bater Name Meaning

English (Devon): occupational name from Old French bateor ‘one who beats’, possibly denoting a textile or metal worker.

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


Similar surnames: Baker, Bauer, Bader, Cater, Baxter, Hayer, Barter, Ater, Bator, Luter

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Bater Family Origin

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Bater Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    48%
  • Farm Laborer

    8%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Farming

    4%

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In 1880, Farmer, Farm Laborer and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bater. The most common Bater occupation in the USA was Farmer. 48% of Bater's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Bater family was Farming.

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Bater Historical Records

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Bater Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1951 and 2004, Bater life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1979, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Bater in 1951 was 46, and 66 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bater

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