Basden Family History

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Basden Name Meaning

English: unexplained. It may be a variant of Bastin, or a habitational name from a lost or unidentified place. Compare Baisden.

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


Similar surnames: Baisden, Wasden, Baysden, Barden, Bawden, Bowden, Masden, Bandel

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Basden Family Origin

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Basden Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    64%
  • Keeping House

    9%
  • Works On Farm

    6%
  • Farm Hand

    3%

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In 1880, the most common Basden occupation in the USA was Farmer. 64% of Basden's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Basden family was Farm Hand. Farmer, Keeping House and Works On Farm were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Basden.

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Basden Historical Records

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Basden Life Expectancy

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