Batista Family History

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Batista Name Meaning

Spanish, Catalan, and Portuguese: from a medieval personal name (see Baptiste).

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

Similar surnames: Bautista, Battista, Kalista, Baptiste, Basa, Basto, Camisa, Latessa

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Batista Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Batista name?

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

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  • Portugal


  • Spain


  • France


  • England & Wales


  • Native American—North, Central, South


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Batista Family Origin

Where is the Batista family from?

Batista Family Occupations

What did your Batista ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Laborer, Hotel Proprietor and Huckster were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Batista. The most common Batista occupation in the USA was Laborer. 30% of Batista's were Laborers. A less common occupation for the Batista family was Keeps House.

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  • Laborer

  • Hotel Proprietor

  • Huckster

  • Keeps House


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

Batista Historical Records

What Batista family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 13,000 census records available for the last name Batista. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Batista 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 9,000 immigration records available for the last name Batista. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Batista. For the veterans among your Batista ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Batista Life Expectancy

What is the average Batista lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Batista life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Batista in 1956 was 34, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Batista

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Batista 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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