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Betterton Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a place in Berkshire named Betterton, probably from an Old English personal name Bethere + -ing- (implying association) + tun ‘settlement’.

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


Similar surnames: Catterton, Batterton, Netherton, Tetterton, Yelverton, Nettleton

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Betterton Family Origin

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Betterton Family Occupations

What did your Betterton ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Farming and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Betterton. A less common occupation for the Betterton family was Laborer. The most common Betterton occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Betterton's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    67%
  • Farming

    6%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Laborer

    4%

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Betterton Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Betterton ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Betterton Life Expectancy

What is the average Betterton lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, Betterton life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 1947. The average life expectancy for Betterton in 1947 was 100, and 79 in 2004.

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