Baskerville Family History

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Baskerville Name Meaning

English (of Norman origin): habitational name from Boscherville in Eure, France, named with Old Anglo-Norman French boschet ‘copse’, ‘thicket’ (a diminutive of Bois) + ville ‘settlement’, ‘town’.

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


Similar surnames: Mandeville, Somerville, Carville, Neville, Turberville, Banville

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Baskerville Family Origin

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Baskerville Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    37%
  • Farm Laborer

    10%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Keeping House

    5%

In 1880, the most common Baskerville occupation in the USA was Farmer. 37% of Baskerville's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Baskerville family was Keeping House. Farmer, Farm Laborer and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Baskerville.

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Baskerville Historical Records

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Baskerville Life Expectancy

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