Baas Family History

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Baas Name Meaning

North German and Dutch: nickname or occupational name from Dutch and Low German baas ‘master’, ‘overseer’, ‘boss’, also ‘well-respected person’. Dutch: patronymic from the Germanic personal name Baso.

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

Similar surnames: Faas, Haas, Laas, Bass, Bras, Baar, Baars, Kaas, Blas, Waas

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Baas Family Origin

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Baas Family Occupations

What did your Baas ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Switchman was the top reported job for people in the CA named Baas.

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Switchman

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

Baas Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 8,000 census records available for the last name Baas. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Baas 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Baas. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Baas. For the veterans among your Baas ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Baas Life Expectancy

What is the average Baas lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Baas life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Baas in 1957 was 43, and 82 in 2004.

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