Barratt Family History

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Barratt Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Barrett.

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

Similar surnames: Barritt, Garratt, Sarratt, Jarratt, Barret, Barrall, Surratt

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Barratt Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Barratt name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Barratt. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Germanic Europe


  • Norway


  • Italy


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Barratt Family Origin

Where is the Barratt family from?

Barratt Family Occupations

What did your Barratt ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Barratt occupation in the USA was Farmer. 20% of Barratt's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Barratt family was Farm Laborer. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Barratt.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Keeping House

  • Farm Laborer


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

Barratt Historical Records

What Barratt family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 108,000 census records available for the last name Barratt. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Barratt 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 10,000 immigration records available for the last name Barratt. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 8,000 military records available for the last name Barratt. For the veterans among your Barratt ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Barratt Life Expectancy

What is the average Barratt lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Barratt life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Barratt in 1947 was 70, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Barratt

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Barratt 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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