Bastien Family History

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Bastien Name Meaning

French: from Bastien, a short form of the personal name Sébastien (see Sebastian).

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


Similar surnames: Bastian, Bastin, Bostian, Bassin, Astin, Baeten, Bestgen, Bastion

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Bastien Family Origin

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Bastien Family Occupations

What did your Bastien ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Bastien occupation in Canada was Cultivateur. 15% of Bastien's were Cultivateurs. Cultivateur, Farmer and School were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bastien. A less common occupation for the Bastien family was Journalier.

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  • Cultivateur

    15%
  • Farmer

    14%
  • School

    13%
  • Journalier

    7%

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

Bastien Historical Records

What Bastien family records will you find?

Census Record

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

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Bastien Life Expectancy

What is the average Bastien lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Bastien life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Bastien in 1954 was 52, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bastien

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bastien 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.

Famous Bastien Family

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John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
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