Batton Family History

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Batton Name Meaning

English: from a pet form of Batt 1 or 2. French: variant of Baston.

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

Similar surnames: Batten, Battin, Hatton, Bathon, Patton, Baston, Matton, Catton

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Batton Family Origin

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Batton Family Occupations

What did your Batton ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Batton. 15% of Batton men worked as a Farmer and 34% of Batton women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Batton were Carpenter and Operatrice

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
  • Barister
  • Caretaker
  • Carpenter

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Housekeeper
  • Operator
  • Operatrice

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Batton Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 20,000 census records available for the last name Batton. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Batton 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Batton. 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 3,000 military records available for the last name Batton. For the veterans among your Batton ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Batton Life Expectancy

What is the average Batton lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Batton life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1963. The average life expectancy for Batton in 1952 was 53, and 58 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Batton 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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