Barten Family History

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Barten Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Barton.

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

Similar surnames: Barren, Barton, Parten, Sarten, Barnet, Partin, Berton, Marte, Barter

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Barten Family Origin

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Barten Family Occupations

What did your Barten ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Barten occupation in the USA was Farmer. 46% of Barten's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Barten family was Keeps House. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Barten.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Laborer

  • Keeps House


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

Barten Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 12,000 census records available for the last name Barten. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bartencensus 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 Barten. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Barten. For the veterans among your Barten ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Barten Life Expectancy

What is the average Barten lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Barten life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1995, and highest in 1967. The average life expectancy for Barten in 1962 was 74, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Barten

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Barten 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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