Baessler Family History

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Baessler Name Meaning

habitational name for someone from Basel in Switzerland (see Besler), or from any of various places called Basse or Bassen in northern Germany. Alternatively, perhaps from a derivative of Middle Low German baseln ‘to act in a confused manner’, hence a nickname for someone who was absent-minded or forgetful.

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

Similar surnames: Haessler, Basler, Besser, Bessler, Hessler, Sessler, Baehler

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Baessler Family Origin

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Baessler Family Occupations

What did your Baessler ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Baessler family was Liquor Store. The most common Baessler occupation in the USA was Beer Brewer. 20% of Baessler's were Beer Brewers. Beer Brewer, Boot And Shoe Manf. and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Baessler.

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  • Beer Brewer

  • Boot And Shoe Manf.

  • Farmer

  • Liquor Store


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Baessler Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Baessler. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Baesslercensus 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 590 immigration records available for the last name Baessler. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 572 military records available for the last name Baessler. For the veterans among your Baessler ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Baessler Life Expectancy

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Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Baessler life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Baessler in 1945 was 53, and 83 in 2004.

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