Billeter Family History

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Billeter Name Meaning

habitational name for someone from Bilten (formerly Biliton) in the canton of Glarus. occupational name for a military quartermaster from French billet, here ‘certificate or voucher’ (held by soldiers to be given lodgings), a loan word dating back to the Thirty Years War.

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


Similar surnames: Billet, Ballester, Billiter, Bieler, Billotte, Boller, Biller

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Billeter Family Origin

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Billeter Family Occupations

What did your Billeter ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Bank Clerk and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Billeter. 20% of Billeter men worked as a Bank Clerk

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Bank Clerk
    20%
  • Cinema Managing Director (r
    20%
  • Clerk Wholesale Meat Ass Non No 13 Dep
    20%
  • Pharmacist
    20%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    100%

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

Billeter Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Billeter. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Billeter 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 468 immigration records available for the last name Billeter. 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 502 military records available for the last name Billeter. For the veterans among your Billeter ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Billeter Life Expectancy

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Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Billeter life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Billeter in 1958 was 36, and 90 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Billeter

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