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Base Name Meaning

Variant spelling of Bass. German (Bäse): variant of Bese (see Beese).

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

Similar surnames: Baese, Basey, Bash, Bale, Basa, Bane, Baise, Bose, Basse, Case

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Base Family Origin

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Base Family Occupations

What did your Base ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, driller and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Base. 2% of Base men worked as a driller and 44% of Base women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Base were Agriculture Labourer and Domestic Duties

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • driller
  • driver L M S Rly Hw
  • Aero Engine Tester
  • Agriculture Labourer

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Unpaid Domestic Dut
  • Cook General
  • Domestic Duties

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

Base Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 16,000 census records available for the last name Base. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Base 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 Base. 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 41,000 military records available for the last name Base. For the veterans among your Base ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Base Life Expectancy

What is the average Base lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Base life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1990, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Base in 1963 was 78, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Base

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Base 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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