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Basco Name Meaning

Spanish: ethnic name for a Basque, Spanish vasco, or a regional name for someone who lived in Basque country. See Vasco.

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


Similar surnames: Vasco, Barco, Bosco, Basa, Basto, Jaso, Falco, Sacco, Baro, Bao

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Basco Family Origin

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Basco Family Occupations

What did your Basco ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Basco occupation in the USA was Laborer. 47% of Basco's were Laborers. A less common occupation for the Basco family was Musician. Laborer, Farmer and Housekeeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Basco.

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  • Laborer

    47%
  • Farmer

    40%
  • Housekeeper

    7%
  • Musician

    7%

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

Basco Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Basco. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Basco census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Basco

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Basco. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Basco. For the veterans among your Basco ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Basco Life Expectancy

What is the average Basco lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Basco life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1979, and highest in 1962. The average life expectancy for Basco in 1959 was 71, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Basco

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Basco 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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