Bazley Family History

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Bazley Name Meaning

English: variant of Basil, from the feminine form of the personal name, Middle English and Old French Basil(l)(i)e. St. Basilla (died ad 304) was a Roman maiden who, according to legend, chose death rather than marry a pagan.

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

Similar surnames: Bailey, Badley, Batley, Bagley, Barley, Galley, Alley, Manley, Paley

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Bazley Family Origin

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Bazley Family Occupations

What did your Bazley ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Bazley occupation in the USA was Carpenter. 29% of Bazley's were Carpenters. A less common occupation for the Bazley family was Laborer. Carpenter, Butcher and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bazley.

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  • Carpenter

  • Butcher

  • Farmer

  • Laborer


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

Bazley Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 9,000 census records available for the last name Bazley. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bazley 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 844 immigration records available for the last name Bazley. 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 948 military records available for the last name Bazley. For the veterans among your Bazley ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bazley Life Expectancy

What is the average Bazley lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Bazley life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1994, and highest in 1982. The average life expectancy for Bazley in 1952 was 50, and 70 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bazley

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bazley 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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