Basso Name Meaning

Italian: in some cases from Bassus, a family name of the Republican period, from Latin bassus ‘thickset’, i.e. wide as opposed to tall; in others from a medieval nickname Basso meaning ‘short’, ‘low’, a derivative of bassus. Catalan: variant of Besso.

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


Similar surnames: Bass, Masso, Tasso, Besso, Jasso, Basa, Bisso, Nasso, Bassi, Basse

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Basso Family Origin

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Basso Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Tailor

    50%

In 1881, the most common Basso occupation in Canada was Farmer. 50% of Basso's were Farmers. Farmer and Tailor were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Basso.

Source: Census data for Basso | Data not to scale

Basso Historical Records

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Basso Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1947 and 2004, Basso life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Basso in 1947 was 43, and 72 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Basso

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