Bah Name Meaning

African: unexplained. Compare Ba. Slovenian: unexplained.

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


Similar surnames: Ba, Bas, Bak, Bash, Ban, Banh, Wah, Au, Pax, Bex

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Bah Family Origin

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Bah Family Occupations

What did your Bah ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Servant and Washerman were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Bah. The most common Bah occupation in Canada was Servant. 50% of Bah's were Servants.

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  • Servant

    50%
  • Washerman

    50%

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Bah Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Bah. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bah 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Bah. 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 Bah. For the veterans among your Bah ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bah Life Expectancy

What is the average Bah lifespan?

Between 1967 and 2003, in the United States, Bah life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2003, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Bah in 1967 was 86, and 22 in 2003.

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Famous Bah Family

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Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
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