Battis Family History

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Battis Name Meaning

Reduced form of French Baptiste.

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


Similar surnames: Mattis, Bastin, Gattis, Battin, Mattas, Mathis, Baptist, Battiste

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Battis Family Origin

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Battis Family Occupations

What did your Battis ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Battis family was At Home. Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Battis. The most common Battis occupation in the USA was Farmer. 22% of Battis's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    22%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Carpenter

    6%
  • At Home

    3%

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

Battis Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Battis. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Battis 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Battis. 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 Battis. For the veterans among your Battis ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Battis Life Expectancy

What is the average Battis lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Battis life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1978, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Battis in 1961 was 48, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Battis

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Battis 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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