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Betten Name Meaning

Probably German, from a variant of Bete (see Beth). Possibly a shortened form of any of various German habitational names such as Bettendorf or Bettenhausen.

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


Similar surnames: Etten, Better, Bettin, Rutten, Butter, Botten, Bolten, Bergen, Betzen

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Betten Family Origin

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Betten Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    39%
  • Laborer

    22%
  • Butcher

    6%
  • Farming

    6%

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In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Butcher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Betten. The most common Betten occupation in the USA was Farmer. 39% of Betten's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Betten family was Farming.

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Betten Life Expectancy

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