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Battersby Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Battersby in North Yorkshire, named with the genitive case of the Old Norse personal name Boðvarr (composed of the elements baðwa ‘battle’ + harjaz ‘warrior’) + Old Norse býr ‘settlement’.

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


Similar surnames: Thursby, Hattersley, Catterton, Weatherby, Betterley, Butterly

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Battersby Family Origin

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Battersby Family Occupations

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  • Keeping House

    13%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Miner

    8%
  • Butcher

    5%

In 1880, Keeping House, Laborer and Miner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Battersby. The most common Battersby occupation in the USA was Keeping House. 13% of Battersby's were Keeping Houses. A less common occupation for the Battersby family was Butcher.

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