Bettinger Family History

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Bettinger Name Meaning

French: habitational name for someone from Betting in Moselle department. German: habitational name for someone from any of several places called Bettingen, for example near Cologne, Trier, and in Baden.

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

Similar surnames: Pettinger, Hettinger, Gettinger, Dettinger, Ettinger, Oettinger

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Bettinger Family Origin

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Bettinger Family Occupations

What did your Bettinger ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Coal Miner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bettinger. A less common occupation for the Bettinger family was Farm Laborer. The most common Bettinger occupation in the USA was Farmer. 41% of Bettinger's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Coal Miner

  • Farm Laborer


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

Bettinger Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 10,000 census records available for the last name Bettinger. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bettinger 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 Bettinger. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Bettinger. For the veterans among your Bettinger ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bettinger Life Expectancy

What is the average Bettinger lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Bettinger life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1943, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Bettinger in 1943 was 37, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bettinger

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bettinger 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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