Basom Family History

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Basom Name Meaning

Origin uncertain; possibly an altered spelling of English Bason.

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


Similar surnames: Bason, Balow, Basham, Bass, Wassom, Beson, Brom, Bash, Bacon, Bascomb

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Basom Family Origin

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Basom Family Occupations

What did your Basom ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Basom occupation in Canada was Farmer. 100% of Basom's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    100%

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Basom Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Basom Life Expectancy

What is the average Basom lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Basom life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1997, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Basom in 1959 was 67, and 78 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Basom ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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