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Basquez Name Meaning

Galician: patronymic (Básquez) probably from a Galician personal name, Basco, from Basque Belasco, formed with bele ‘raven’ + the diminutive suffix -sk.

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


Similar surnames: Vasquez, Basque, Marquez, Jaquez, Bosquez, Bascue, Velasquez, Marques

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Basquez Family Origin

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Basquez Family Occupations

What did your Basquez ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Laborer, Farmer and At Home were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Basquez. A less common occupation for the Basquez family was Cigar Maker. The most common Basquez occupation in the USA was Laborer. 29% of Basquez's were Laborers.

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  • Laborer

    29%
  • Farmer

    17%
  • At Home

    4%
  • Cigar Maker

    4%

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Basquez Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Basquez Life Expectancy

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Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Basquez life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Basquez in 1945 was 33, and 73 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Basquez 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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