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Where is the Basford family from?
You can see how Basford families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Basford family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Basford families were found in the UK in 1891. In 1840 there were 16 Basford families living in Maine. This was about 31% of all the recorded Basford's in the USA. Maine had the highest population of Basford families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Basford surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
In 1940, Laborer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Basford. 26% of Basford men worked as a Laborer and 21% of Basford women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Basford were Carpenter and School Teacher.