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Baskette Family History

Baskette Name Meaning

Altered spelling, under French influence, of English Baskett.

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


Similar surnames: Bassette, Barnette, Bissette, Burkette, Barrette, Bassett, Marzette

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Where is the Baskette family from?

You can see how Baskette families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Baskette family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1861 and 1920. The most Baskette families were found in USA in 1920. In 1880 there were 24 Baskette families living in Tennessee. This was about 86% of all the recorded Baskette's in USA. Tennessee had the highest population of Baskette families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Baskette surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Baskette ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Clerk were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Baskette. 40% of Baskette men worked as a Farmer and 17% of Baskette women worked as a Clerk. Some less common occupations for Americans named Baskette were Clerk and Laborer. .

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Farmer
    40%
  • Laborer
    20%
  • Truck Driver
    10%
  • Clerk
    8%

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Clerk
    17%
  • New Worker
    17%
  • Teacher
    17%
  • Laborer
    17%
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Census Records

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Baskette. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Baskette census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 212 immigration records available for the last name Baskette. 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 Cards

There are 810 military records available for the last name Baskette. For the veterans among your Baskette ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Baskette lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Baskette life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Baskette in 1952 was 36, and 79 in 2004.

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