occupational derivation, stemming from the word bombasin, which was a kind of cotton cloth. In such a case the name would have referred to a maker or seller of such cloth.
Early Origins of the Basin family
Early History of the Basin family
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Basin Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Bazinet, Bazenet, Bazenerie, Bazin, Basin, Bazaine, Bazine and many more.
Early Notables of the Basin family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Basin family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Pierre Bazin, who settled in Quebec from Lisieux in 1670; Barbara Bazin, who arrived in Pennsylvania in 1751; John Bazin, who opted for Mobile County, Alabama in 1840.
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