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Betley Name Meaning

English: habitational name from either of two places, in Staffordshire and Sussex, named Betley, from an Old English female personal name Bette + leah ‘woodland clearing’.

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


Similar surnames: Bentley, Beeley, Batley, Bexley, Tetley, Berley, Hatley, Boxley

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Betley Family Origin

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Betley Family Occupations

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  • Agl. Labourer

    4%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    4%
  • Analytical Chemist & Science Lecturer (...)

    4%
  • Boiler Maker

    4%

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In 1881, a less common occupation for the Betley family was Boiler Maker. Agl. Labourer, Agricultural Labourer and Analytical Chemist & Science Lecturer (...) were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Betley. The most common Betley occupation in the UK was Agl. Labourer. 4% of Betley's were Agl. Labourers.

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Betley Historical Records

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Betley Life Expectancy

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