Baska Family History

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Baska Name Meaning

Slovak (Baška) and Croatian: unexplained.

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

Similar surnames: Baka, Baksa, Kaska, Babka, Laska, Banka, Barba, Bako, Liska, Barta

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Baska Family Origin

Where is the Baska family from?

Baska Family Occupations

What did your Baska ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Baska occupation in the USA was Cigar Maker. 33% of Baska's were Cigar Makers. Cigar Maker and Laborer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Baska. A less common occupation for the Baska family was Stone & Brick Mason.

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  • Cigar Maker

  • Laborer

  • Stone & Brick Mason


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

Baska Historical Records

What Baska family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Baska. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Baska 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Baska. 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 Baska. For the veterans among your Baska ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Baska Life Expectancy

What is the average Baska lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2002, in the United States, Baska life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Baska in 1960 was 61, and 72 in 2002.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Baska

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Baska 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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