Basey Family History

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Basey Name Meaning

Of German origin: probably an altered spelling of German Böse, a variant of Baze 2. Also English: unexplained.

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


Similar surnames: Rasey, Busey, Base, Eavey, Kasey, Baney, Rabey, Basel, Baley, Basa

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Basey Family Origin

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Basey Family Occupations

What did your Basey ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Basey occupation in the UK was Ag Laborer. 15% of Basey's were Ag Laborers. A less common occupation for the Basey family was Ag Labr. Ag Laborer, Agricultural Labourer and Lab were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Basey.

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  • Ag Laborer

    15%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    15%
  • Lab

    7%
  • Ag Labr

    4%

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

Basey Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Basey. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Basey 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 Basey. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Basey. For the veterans among your Basey ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Basey Life Expectancy

What is the average Basey lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Basey life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1962. The average life expectancy for Basey in 1952 was 49, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Basey

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Basey 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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