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Baston Name Meaning

French and English: from Old French bastun ‘stick’, hence a nickname for a person of authority, an officious person, or perhaps for a beadle or verger. English: habitational name from Baston in Lincolnshire, named with the Old Norse personal name Bak + Old English tun ‘farmstead’.

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

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Baston Family Origin

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Baston Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    46%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Carpenter

    3%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Baston family was Carpenter. The most common Baston occupation in the USA was Farmer. 46% of Baston's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Baston.

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Baston Life Expectancy

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