Bash Family History

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Bash Name Meaning

English: variant of Bach 3. Americanized spelling of German or Jewish Basch. Americanized spelling of Slovenian Baš (see Bas 3).

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

Similar surnames: Mash, Bach, Kash, Rash, Cash, Bish, Dash, Pash, Bush, Nash

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Bash Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Bash name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Bash. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Germanic Europe


  • European Jewish


  • Sweden


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Bash Family Origin

Where is the Bash family from?

Bash Family Occupations

What did your Bash ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Bash family was Keeping House. Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bash. The most common Bash occupation in the USA was Farmer. 34% of Bash's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Carpenter

  • Keeping House


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

Bash Historical Records

What Bash family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 22,000 census records available for the last name Bash. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bash 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 Bash. 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 4,000 military records available for the last name Bash. For the veterans among your Bash ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bash Life Expectancy

What is the average Bash lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Bash life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Bash in 1946 was 40, and 73 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bash 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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