Bason Family History

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Bason Name Meaning

German: unexplained. It may be an altered form of a French Huguenot name, possibly Bassin. English and Scottish: patronymic from Bate.

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

Similar surnames: Baron, Balon, Jason, Mason, Bacon, Balson, Wason, Cason, Barson

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Bason Family Origin

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Bason Family Occupations

What did your Bason ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bason. A less common occupation for the Bason family was Farming. The most common Bason occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Bason's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Farm Laborer

  • Farming


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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Bason ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Bason Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 21,000 census records available for the last name Bason. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bason 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 Bason. 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 Bason. For the veterans among your Bason ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bason Life Expectancy

What is the average Bason lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Bason life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Bason in 1959 was 43, and 89 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bason

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bason 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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