Barlett Family History

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Barlett Name Meaning

English: from the Middle English personal name Berelot, a double diminutive of the personal name Berard.

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

Similar surnames: Barrett, Bartlett, Parlett, Barnett, Garnett, Arnett, Burkett

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Barlett Family Origin

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Barlett Family Occupations

What did your Barlett ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Barlett family was Labourer. The most common Barlett occupation in the UK was Builder. 8% of Barlett's were Builders. Builder, Dressmaker and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Barlett.

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  • Builder

  • Dressmaker

  • Farmer

  • Labourer


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

Barlett Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 10,000 census records available for the last name Barlett. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Barlett 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Barlett. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, 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 Barlett. For the veterans among your Barlett ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Barlett Life Expectancy

What is the average Barlett lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Barlett life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Barlett in 1954 was 72, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Barlett

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Barlett 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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