Bastos Family History

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Bastos Name Meaning

Portuguese and Galician: habitational name from any of various places in Portugal and Galicia (notably in Valgas, Pontevedra) called Bastos.

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

Similar surnames: Bustos, Basto, Baros, Barros, Baston, Pastor, Bascom, Easton, Busto

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Bastos Family Origin

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Bastos Family Occupations

What did your Bastos ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Clerk and Operator were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Bastos. 34% of Bastos men worked as a Clerk

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Clerk
  • Farmer
  • Painter Decorator

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Operator

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Bastos Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 776 census records available for the last name Bastos. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bastos 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Bastos. 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 66 military records available for the last name Bastos. For the veterans among your Bastos ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bastos Life Expectancy

What is the average Bastos lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2003, in the United States, Bastos life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1979, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Bastos in 1963 was 69, and 66 in 2003.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bastos 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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