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Origins of the Batts surname

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About the Battses

We have a total number of 6274 records for people with the last name Batts.

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Where do most Battses live?

In 1921, most Battses lived in South East.

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Interesting facts about Battses

How common is your surname?

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

We have 5,720 records for the Batts surname. The oldest one dates back to 1840.

Who were Battses most likely to marry?

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What are the most common Batts first names?

  • John
  • William
  • Mary
  • Elizabeth

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Common jobs for Battses

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

Common Female occupations for Battses in 1921


Domestic Servant


General Servant Domestic






Common Male occupations for Battses in 1921
Agricultural Labourer


Farm Labourer


Farm Hands




General Labourer


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