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Origins of the Beattie surname

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About the Beatties

We have a total number of 70011 records for people with the last name Beattie.

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Where do most Beatties live?

In 1921, most Beatties lived in London.

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Interesting facts about Beatties

How common is your surname?

925th most common surname in the UK

We have 50,500 records for the Beattie surname. The oldest one dates back to 1747.

Who were Beatties most likely to marry?

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What are the most common Beattie first names?

  • John
  • William
  • Mary
  • Margaret

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Common jobs for Beatties

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

Common Female occupations for Beatties in 1921


Domestic Servant






House Keeper


Common Male occupations for Beatties in 1921


Coal Miner




Farm Servant




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