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

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  • Ag Laborer

    15%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    15%
  • Lab

    7%
  • Ag Labr

    4%

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

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Basey Historical Records

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Basey Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1952 and 2004, 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.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Basey

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