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Origins of the Basterra surname

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About the Basterras

We have a total number of 37 records for people with the last name Basterra.

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Where do most Basterras live?

In 1921, most Basterras lived in London.

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Interesting facts about Basterras

How common is your surname?

You have a rare surname! It's not in the top 1000 UK surnames!

We have 34 records for the Basterra surname. The oldest one dates back to .

Who were Basterras most likely to marry?

de Marzos


de Musaurietas

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What are the most common Basterra first names?

  • Francisco
  • Juan
  • Maria
  • Rosalia

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Common jobs for Basterras

Men and women often performed different types of jobs, so these are displayed by gender to maintain their historical accuracy.

Common Female occupations for Basterras in 1921
Boarding House Keeper




Common Male occupations for Basterras in 1921
Dock Labourer


Drapers App


Ships Engineer


Spanish Lawyer


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