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Origins of the Battison surname

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About the Battisons

We have a total number of 3661 records for people with the last name Battison.

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Where do most Battisons live?

In 1921, most Battisons lived in East Midlands.

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Interesting facts about Battisons

How common is your surname?

You have a rare surname! It's not in the top 1000 UK surnames!

We have 3,330 records for the Battison surname. The oldest one dates back to 1558.

Who were Battisons most likely to marry?

Our Marriage record sets tell us which families married Battisons.

What are the most common Battison first names?

  • William
  • John
  • Mary
  • Elizabeth

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Common jobs for Battisons

Men and women often performed different types of jobs, so these are displayed by gender to maintain their historical accuracy.

Common Female occupations for Battisons in 1921


Domestic Servant


General Servant


General Servant Domestic


Lace Maker


Common Male occupations for Battisons in 1921
Agricultural Labourer


Coal Miner




Shoe Maker


Iron Moulder


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