Betker Family History

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Betker Name Meaning

Dutch and North German: occupational name for a cooper. Compare German Boettcher.

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


Similar surnames: Beeker, Bekker, Becker, Berner, Better, Baker, Recker, Besler, Betler

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Betker Family Origin

Where is the Betker family from?

Betker Family Occupations

What did your Betker ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Betker family was Keeping House. The most common Betker occupation in the USA was Farm. 40% of Betker's were Farms. Farm and Laborer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Betker.

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  • Farm

    40%
  • Laborer

    40%
  • Keeping House

    20%

United States shown, Canada data unavailable

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

Betker Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Betker Life Expectancy

What is the average Betker lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Betker life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1979, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Betker in 1957 was 60, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Betker

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Betker 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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