Basara Family History

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Basara Name Meaning

Polish: of uncertain origin; possibly a nickname from the dialect word basior ‘male wolf’, basiora ‘inflorescence’, or basiora ‘sheep or ram’. Ukrainian: variant of Basarab, a regional name for someone from Bessarabia, now Moldova. Serbian: from Turkish basar ‘physical beauty’. Arabic: variant of Bishara.

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

Similar surnames: Basa, Baars, Bashara, Bara, Barra, Barbara, Bahar, Zasada, Favara

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Basara Family Origin

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Basara Family Occupations

What did your Basara ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Assembler were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Basara. 61% of Basara men worked as a Laborer and 34% of Basara women worked as an Assembler. Some less common occupations for Americans named Basara were Clerk and Machine Operator

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • New Worker
  • Spring Maker
  • Clerk

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Assembler
  • Clerk
  • Housewife
  • Machine Operator

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Basara Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 863 census records available for the last name Basara. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Basara 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 484 immigration records available for the last name Basara. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 432 military records available for the last name Basara. For the veterans among your Basara ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Basara Life Expectancy

What is the average Basara lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Basara life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1965, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Basara in 1962 was 67, and 85 in 2004.

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