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Batterman Name Meaning

Americanized form of German Battermann .

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


Similar surnames: Ketterman, Walterman, Otterman, Kitterman, Dauterman, Letterman

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Where is the Batterman family from?

You can see how Batterman families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Batterman family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Batterman families were found in USA in 1920. In 1840 there were 3 Batterman families living in New York. This was about 75% of all the recorded Batterman's in USA. New York had the highest population of Batterman families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Batterman surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Batterman ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Batterman. 37% of Batterman men worked as a Farmer and 35% of Batterman women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Batterman were Laborer and Stenographer. .

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Farmer
    37%
  • Salesman
    11%
  • Truck Driver
    8%
  • Laborer
    6%

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Housekeeper
    35%
  • Clerk
    18%
  • Teacher
    18%
  • Stenographer
    14%
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Census Records

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Batterman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Batterman census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 358 immigration records available for the last name Batterman. 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 Cards

There are 373 military records available for the last name Batterman. For the veterans among your Batterman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Batterman lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Batterman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Batterman in 1957 was 48, and 63 in 2004.

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