Bottomley Family History

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Bottomley Name Meaning

English (Yorkshire and Lancashire): habitational name from a place in West Yorkshire named Bottomley, from Old English botm ‘broad valley’ + leah ‘woodland clearing’.

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


Similar surnames: Ottley, Betterley, Bromley, Batley, Thomley, Boxley, Bodley, Bartley

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Bottomley Family Origin

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Bottomley Family Occupations

What did your Bottomley ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Bottomley occupation in Canada was Buillder. 100% of Bottomley's were Buillders.

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  • Buillder

    100%

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

Bottomley Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Bottomley Life Expectancy

What is the average Bottomley lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Bottomley life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1948, and highest in 1962. The average life expectancy for Bottomley in 1948 was 36, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bottomley

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bottomley 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.

Famous Bottomley Family

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Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
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