Basher Family History

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Basher Name Meaning

Muslim: variant of Bashir.

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

Similar surnames: Bashir, Brasher, Busher, Bacher, Bosher, Nasser, Besler, Mayher

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Basher Family Origin

Where is the Basher family from?

Basher Family Occupations

What did your Basher ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Carpenter, Agricultural Labourer and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Basher. A less common occupation for the Basher family was Farm Labourer. The most common Basher occupation in the UK was Carpenter. 12% of Basher's were Carpenters.

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  • Carpenter

  • Agricultural Labourer

  • Blacksmith

  • Farm Labourer


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

Basher Historical Records

What Basher family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 8,000 census records available for the last name Basher. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Basher 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 698 immigration records available for the last name Basher. 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 608 military records available for the last name Basher. For the veterans among your Basher ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Basher Life Expectancy

What is the average Basher lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Basher life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 1966. The average life expectancy for Basher in 1949 was 38, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Basher

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Basher 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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