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Abeloff Family History

Abeloff Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Beloff, Angeloff, Sieloff, Abel, Orloff, Abele, Egloff, Abella, Boff

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Where is the Abeloff family from?

You can see how Abeloff families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Abeloff family name was found in the USA, and Canada between 1911 and 1920. The most Abeloff families were found in USA in 1920. In 1920 there were 11 Abeloff families living in New York. This was about 61% of all the recorded Abeloff's in USA. New York had the highest population of Abeloff families in 1920.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Abeloff surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Abeloff ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Salesman was the top reported job for people in the USA named Abeloff. 46% of Abeloff men worked as a Salesman. .

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Salesman
    46%
  • Musician
    19%
  • Operator
    19%
  • Used Car Dealer Ralper
    19%
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Census Records

There are 482 census records available for the last name Abeloff. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Abeloff census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 190 immigration records available for the last name Abeloff. 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 Cards

There are 97 military records available for the last name Abeloff. For the veterans among your Abeloff ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Abeloff lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2003, in the United States, Abeloff life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 1966. The average life expectancy for Abeloff in 1962 was 59, and 88 in 2003.

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