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Basden Family History

Basden Name Meaning
English: unexplained. It may be a variant of Bastin, or a habitational name from a lost or unidentified place. Compare Baisden.

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

47,299 Historical Documents with Basden on Ancestry.com
10,403 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
1,293 Military Records
831 Immigration Records
5,557 Census and Voter Lists
29,215 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Basden Families

  • Number of Basden families
     13 - 24
     5 - 12
     1 - 4
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Basden families
     24 - 45
     9 - 23
     1 - 8
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Number of Basden families
     2 - 1
     2 - 1
     1
     
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Basden census records

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Basden Family Origin

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Basden Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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You can find out when most of the Basden families immigrated to the United States. You can focus your search to immigration records dating from that era.

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Average Life Expectancy for Basden

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family.

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Basden Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Basden census records

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Basden Civil War Service Records

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