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Basten Early Origins



The surname Basten was first found in Granada, in southern Spain. Sebastian is a masculine given name that is derived from the Latin name Sebastianus meaning "from Sebastia" and is also a surname derived from Saint Sebastian (died c. 288), an early Christian saint and martyr.

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Basten Spelling Variations


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Basten Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Sebastian, Sebastia, Sebastiao and others.

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Basten Early History


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Basten Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Basten research. Another 163 words (12 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Basten History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Basten Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Basten Early Notables (pre 1700)



More information is included under the topic Early Basten Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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The Great Migration


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The Great Migration



Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Basten Settlers in United States in the 18th Century

  • John Basten, who sailed to Maryland or Virginia as an emigrant in bondage in 1737

Basten Settlers in Australia in the 19th Century

  • Joseph Basten, aged 30, a miner, arrived in South Australia in 1855 aboard the ship "Constantine"

Basten Settlers in New Zealand in the 19th Century

  • W. E. Basten arrived in Auckland, New Zealand aboard the ship "Naomi" in 1872
  • Elizabeth Basten arrived in Auckland, New Zealand aboard the ship "Naomi" in 1872
  • Ernest Basten arrived in Auckland, New Zealand aboard the ship "Naomi" in 1872
  • G. S. Basten arrived in Auckland, New Zealand aboard the ship "Naomi" in 1872
  • Rachael Basten arrived in Auckland, New Zealand aboard the ship "Naomi" in 1872
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

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Contemporary Notables of the name Basten (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Basten (post 1700)



  • Alice Henrietta Gertrude Basten (1876-1955), New Zealand businesswoman and politician, recipient of the King George V Silver Jubilee Medal in 1935
  • John Basten (b. 1947), Australian judge of the Court of Appeal of the Supreme Court of New South Wales

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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Bolton, Charles Knowles. Bolton's American Armory. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Company, 1964. Print.
    2. García Carraffa, Alberto and Arturo. Diccionario Heráldico y Genealógico de Apellidos Españoles y Americanos 88 Volumes. Madrid: A. Marzo. Print.
    3. Atienza, Julio De Atienza. Español: Diccionario Heraldico De Apellidos Españoles Y De Titulos Nobiliarios. Madrid: Aguilar, 1959. Print.
    4. Rolland, and H.V. Rolland. Illustrations to the Armorial general by J. B. Rietstap 6 volumes in 3. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Company, 1976. Print.
    5. Rolland, and H.V. Rolland. Armorial Général by J.B. Rietstap. Ramsbury: Heraldry Today. 1967. Print. (ISBN 0-900455-209).
    6. de Cadenas, Vicente Y Viicent. Caballeros de La Orden de Santiago Siglo XVIII. Madrid: Hidalguía, 1996. Print.
    7. Browning, Charles H. Americans of Royal Descent. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
    8. Matthews, John. Matthews' American Armoury and Blue Book. London: John Matthews, 1911. Print.
    9. Chronological list of passengers to Spanish America (including Florida and Louisiana, 1538-1559). From documents in the "Indian Archives". Sevilla. Print.
    10. Crozier, William Armstrong Edition. Crozier's General Armory A Registry of American Families Entitled to Coat Armor. New York: Fox, Duffield, 1904. Print.
    11. ...

    The Basten Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Basten Family Crest was drawn according to heraldic standards based on published blazons. We generally include the oldest published family crest once associated with each surname.

    This page was last modified on 21 August 2014 at 11:47.

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