Basso Name Meaning

Italian: in some cases from Bassus, a family name of the Republican period, from Latin bassus ‘thickset’, i.e. wide as opposed to tall; in others from a medieval nickname Basso meaning ‘short’, ‘low’, a derivative of bassus. Catalan: variant of Besso.

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

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Basso Family Origin

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Basso Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    10%
  • Keeping House

    10%
  • At Home

    5%
  • Cigar Maker

    5%

In 1880, the most common Basso occupation in the USA was Farmer. 10% of Basso's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and At Home were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Basso. A less common occupation for the Basso family was Cigar Maker.

Source: Census data for Basso | Data not to scale

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Basso Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1947 and 2004, Basso life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Basso in 1947 was 43, and 72 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Basso

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