Bastow Family History

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Bastow Name Meaning

English: variant of Barstow.

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


Similar surnames: Bartow, Baston, Astor, Maston, Bestor, Barstow, Castor, Banton

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Bastow Family Origin

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Bastow Family Occupations

What did your Bastow ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Bastow family was Hatter. The most common Bastow occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Bastow's were Farmers. Farmer, Master Mariner and Grocier were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bastow.

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  • Farmer

    38%
  • Master Mariner

    13%
  • Grocier

    6%
  • Hatter

    6%

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

Bastow Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Bastow. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bastow census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Bastow

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Bastow. 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 Bastow. For the veterans among your Bastow ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bastow Life Expectancy

What is the average Bastow lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Bastow life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Bastow in 1945 was 30, and 87 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bastow

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bastow 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.

Famous Bastow Family

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Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
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Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
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