Bastin Family History

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Bastin Name Meaning

English: from a reduced form of the personal name Sebastian. French: from a diminutive of Bast.

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

Similar surnames: Astin, Bastien, Bastian, Bassin, Baston, Bast, Sartin, Austin, Bustin

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Bastin Family Origin

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Bastin Family Occupations

What did your Bastin ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Bastin family was Labourer. Agricultural Labourer, Farmer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bastin. The most common Bastin occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 6% of Bastin's were Agricultural Labourers.

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  • Agricultural Labourer

  • Farmer

  • Carpenter

  • Labourer


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

Bastin Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 25,000 census records available for the last name Bastin. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bastin 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Bastin. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Bastin. For the veterans among your Bastin ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bastin Life Expectancy

What is the average Bastin lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Bastin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Bastin in 1953 was 41, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bastin

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bastin 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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