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Bettis Name Meaning

English: variant of Betts, or possibly a topographic name meaning ‘(dweller) by the hollows’, from Old English bytt ‘butt’, ‘cask’, used in a transferred sense.

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

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Bettis Family Origin

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Bettis Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    52%
  • Laborer

    5%
  • Farming

    5%
  • Keeping House

    3%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Bettis family was Keeping House. The most common Bettis occupation in the USA was Farmer. 52% of Bettis's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bettis.

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Bettis Life Expectancy

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