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Bettin Name Meaning

German: habitational name from a deserted settlement in northeastern Germany of Slavic origin. Italian (Veneto): variant of Bettini .

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


Similar surnames: Betten, Bellin, Etten, Bettis, Butzin, Benton, Bettini, Belton

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Where is the Bettin family from?

You can see how Bettin families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Bettin family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1841 and 1920. The most Bettin families were found in USA in 1920. In 1880 there were 13 Bettin families living in Minnesota. This was about 30% of all the recorded Bettin's in USA. Minnesota had the highest population of Bettin families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Bettin surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Bettin ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Waitress were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Bettin. 25% of Bettin men worked as a Farmer and 28% of Bettin women worked as a Waitress. Some less common occupations for Americans named Bettin were Farm Hand and Stenographer. .

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Farmer
    25%
  • Laborer
    18%
  • Proprietor
    12%
  • Farm Hand
    9%

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Waitress
    28%
  • Maid
    19%
  • Cook
    19%
  • Stenographer
    19%
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Census Records

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Bettin. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bettin census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 615 immigration records available for the last name Bettin. 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 Cards

There are 785 military records available for the last name Bettin. For the veterans among your Bettin ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Bettin lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Bettin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1980, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Bettin in 1962 was 57, and 72 in 2004.

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