Batchelor Family History

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Batchelor Name Meaning

English: status name for a young knight or novice at arms, Middle English and Old French bacheler (medieval Latin baccalarius), a word of unknown ultimate origin. The word had already been extended to mean ‘(young) unmarried man’ by the 14th century, but it is unlikely that many bearers of the surname derive from the word in that sense.

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


Similar surnames: Butcher, Bacher, Patchell, Hatcher, Satchell, Vatcher, Fancher

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Batchelor Family Origin

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Batchelor Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    6%
  • Labourer

    4%
  • Carpenter

    2%
  • Gardener

    2%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Batchelor family was Gardener. The most common Batchelor occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 6% of Batchelor's were Agricultural Labourers. Agricultural Labourer, Labourer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Batchelor.

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Batchelor Historical Records

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Batchelor Life Expectancy

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