Baswell Family History

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Baswell Name Meaning

Origin unidentified. It may be a variant of Scottish Boswell.

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

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Baswell Family Origin

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Baswell Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    54%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Carpenter

    5%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Baswell family was Carpenter. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Baswell. The most common Baswell occupation in the USA was Farmer. 54% of Baswell's were Farmers.

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Baswell Life Expectancy

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