Batson Family History

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Batson Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Batt 1 and 2.

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

Similar surnames: Batton, Beatson, Bason, Watson, Matson, Bateson, Barson, Babson

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Batson Family Origin

Where is the Batson family from?

Batson Family Occupations

What did your Batson ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Batson occupation in Canada was Attends School. 26% of Batson's were Attends Schools. Attends School, Farmer and Clerk were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Batson. A less common occupation for the Batson family was Fisherman.

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  • Attends School

  • Farmer

  • Clerk

  • Fisherman


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

Batson Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 52,000 census records available for the last name Batson. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Batson 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 4,000 immigration records available for the last name Batson. 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 8,000 military records available for the last name Batson. For the veterans among your Batson ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Batson Life Expectancy

What is the average Batson lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Batson life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Batson in 1945 was 30, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Batson

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Batson 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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