Baughn Family History

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Baughn Name Meaning

Welsh: variant spelling of Baughan.

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

Similar surnames: Vaughn, Faughn, Haughn, Baun, Baughan, Baugh, Vaughns, Brugh, Bough

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Baughn Family Origin

Where is the Baughn family from?

Baughn Family Occupations

What did your Baughn ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Baughn family was School Teacher. The most common Baughn occupation in Canada was Carriage Maker. 33% of Baughn's were Carriage Makers. Carriage Maker and Harness Maker were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Baughn.

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  • Carriage Maker

  • Harness Maker

  • School Teacher


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

Baughn Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 9,000 census records available for the last name Baughn. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Baughn 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 327 immigration records available for the last name Baughn. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Baughn. For the veterans among your Baughn ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Baughn Life Expectancy

What is the average Baughn lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Baughn life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Baughn in 1954 was 62, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Baughn

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Baughn 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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