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Batley Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Batley in West Yorkshire, named with the Old English personal name Bata (see Batt 2) + Old English leah ‘woodland clearing’.

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


Similar surnames: Barley, Bagley, Bailey, Badley, Betley, Bartley, Ratley, Hatley

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Batley Family Origin

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Batley Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    57%
  • Cultivateur

    14%
  • Cultivateur'S Son

    14%
  • Weaver

    14%

In 1881, the most common Batley occupation in Canada was Farmer. 57% of Batley's were Farmers. Farmer, Cultivateur and Cultivateur'S Son were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Batley. A less common occupation for the Batley family was Weaver.

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Batley Historical Records

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Batley Life Expectancy

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