Batey Family History

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Batey Name Meaning

English (mainly Northumberland): from a pet form of Bartholomew.

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

Similar surnames: Bate, Patey, Batty, Baney, Bates, Baty, Battey, Rabey, Bakey, Batley

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Batey Family Origin

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Batey Family Occupations

What did your Batey ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, General Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Batey. 22% of Batey men worked as a General Labourer and 77% of Batey women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Batey were Colliery Hewer and Domestic Servant

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • General Labourer
  • Coal Hewer
  • Builders Labourer
  • Colliery Hewer

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Incapacitated
  • Unpaid Domestic
  • Domestic Servant

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

Batey Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 26,000 census records available for the last name Batey. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Batey 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 Batey. 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 3,000 military records available for the last name Batey. For the veterans among your Batey ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Batey Life Expectancy

What is the average Batey lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Batey life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Batey in 1950 was 22, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Batey

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Batey 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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