Bassi Family History

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Bassi Name Meaning

Italian: patronymic or plural form of Basso. Indian (Panjab): Sikh name based on the name of a Jat clan.

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

Similar surnames: Tassi, Sassi, Massi, Rassi, Basso, Barsi, Bass, Bassin, Tasso, Grassi

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Bassi Family Origin

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Bassi Family Occupations

What did your Bassi ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Bassi family was Laundress. Dairyman and Fruit Dealer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Bassi. The most common Bassi occupation in the USA was Dairyman. 33% of Bassi's were Dairymans.

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  • Dairyman

  • Fruit Dealer

  • Laundress


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

Bassi Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Bassi. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bassi 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 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Bassi. 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 878 military records available for the last name Bassi. For the veterans among your Bassi ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bassi Life Expectancy

What is the average Bassi lifespan?

Between 1941 and 2004, in the United States, Bassi life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Bassi in 1941 was 52, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bassi

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bassi 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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