Bitney Family History

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Bitney Name Meaning

Americanized form of French Bétourné, descriptive epithet for a malformed person.

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


Similar surnames: Rigney, Berney, Kutney, Bonney, Baney, Tinney, Disney, Batey, Budney

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Bitney Family Origin

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Bitney Family Occupations

What did your Bitney ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, farmer, Keep. House and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bitney. The most common Bitney occupation in the USA was Farmer. 73% of Bitney's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Bitney family was Merchant.

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  • Farmer

    73%
  • Keep. House

    9%
  • Keeping House

    9%
  • Merchant

    9%

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

Bitney Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Bitney Life Expectancy

What is the average Bitney lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Bitney life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1975, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Bitney in 1962 was 73, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bitney

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bitney 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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