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Abrell Family History

Abrell Name Meaning
South German: from Middle High German aberëlle ‘April’; hence a nickname for a moody or temperamental man, with reference to the changeable weather in that month. In some cases it may have been applied to someone with a particular connection with April, for example as the month in which his annual tax or rent payments were due.

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

24,580 Historical Documents with Abrell on Ancestry.com
3,194 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
415 Military Records
100 Immigration Records
1,353 Census and Voter Lists
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Name Distribution of Abrell Families

  • Number of Abrell families
     10 - 17
     4 - 9
     1 - 3
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Abrell families
     5 - 8
     2 - 4
     1
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Abrell last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Abrell Family Origin

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Abrell Immigration Information

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Average Life Expectancy for Abrell

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Abrell Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

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Abrell Civil War Service Records

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