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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

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  • Farmer

    67%
  • Farming

    6%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Laborer

    4%

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

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Betterton Life Expectancy

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