Betton Family History

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Betton Name Meaning

English and Scottish: variant of Beaton or Beeton.

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

Similar surnames: Setton, Beeton, Batton, Berton, Seeton, Weston, Yelton, Jetton

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Betton Family Origin

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Betton Family Occupations

What did your Betton ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Betton occupation in the USA was Farmer. 30% of Betton's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Betton family was Auctioneer. Farmer, Farming and Barber were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Betton.

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  • Farmer

  • Farming

  • Barber

  • Auctioneer


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Betton ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Betton Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 10,000 census records available for the last name Betton. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Betton census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 958 immigration records available for the last name Betton. 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 Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Betton. For the veterans among your Betton ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Betton Life Expectancy

What is the average Betton lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Betton life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1969, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Betton in 1948 was 51, and 89 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Betton

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Betton ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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