Bassinger Family History

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Bassinger Name Meaning

Variant spelling of German Bäsiger (see Basinger).

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


Similar surnames: Kassinger, Baysinger, Bessinger, Balsinger, Basinger, Messinger

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Bassinger Family Origin

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Bassinger Family Occupations

What did your Bassinger ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Bassinger family was Carpenter. The most common Bassinger occupation in the USA was Farmer. 31% of Bassinger's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Butcher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bassinger.

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  • Farmer

    31%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Butcher

    6%
  • Carpenter

    6%

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

Bassinger Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Bassinger Life Expectancy

What is the average Bassinger lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Bassinger life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1968, and highest in 1982. The average life expectancy for Bassinger in 1955 was 60, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bassinger

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bassinger 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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