Batten Surname History
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Batten Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Batten can be complicated to determine in cases which regional boundaries change over time, making the original nationality indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Batten may be difficult to determine as result of whether the family name came in to being naturally and independently in multiple locales; e.g. in the case of surnames that are based on professions, which can come into being in multiple regions independently (such as the surname "Carpenter" which was given to woodworkers).
Batten Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Batten come may come from a trade, such as the name "Fisher" which was given to fishermen. Some of these craft-based family names can be a profession in another language. This is why it is essential to research the country of origin of a name, and the languages used by its family members. Many modern names like Batten come from religious texts such as the Quran, the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, and so forth. Often these surnames are shortened versions of a religious phrase such as "Grace of God".
Batten Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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Researching misspellings and spelling variations of the Batten family name are important to understanding the history of the name. Last names like Batten change in how they're written as they travel across villages, family lines, and languages over generations. In early history when few people could write, names such as Batten were written down based on how they were heard by a scribe when people's names were recorded in government records. This could have given rise misspellings of Batten.
Last names similar to BattenBattenaelmo, Battenally, Battenbach, Battenbaugh, Battenbe, Battenberg, Battenberger, Battenberg-redl, Battenberg-syrbe, Battenbough, Battenbrough, Battenbrug, Battenbu, Battenburg, Battenbury, Battenby, Battenchan, Battencourt, Battend, Battendier
Batten Family Tree
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- Ruth Batten
- Margaret Batten Martin 1689 - 1754
- Abraham Batten 1679 - 1751
- Nathan Batten 1737 - 1827
- John Batten 1708 - 1762
- Matha Harris Batten 1688 - 1765
- Elizabeth batten Howard
- Abraham Batten
- Sarah Hardy Batten
- Margaret Batten Martin 1686 - 1739