Abba Family History

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Abba 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: Kaba, Ba, Baba, Raba, Juba, Ryba, Haba, Gaba, Alba, Riba

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Abba Family Origin

Where is the Abba family from?

Abba Family Occupations

What did your Abba ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Abba family was Farmer. Blacksmith, Cabinet Maker and Dry Good Store were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Abba. The most common Abba occupation in the USA was Blacksmith. 14% of Abba's were Blacksmiths.

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  • Blacksmith

    14%
  • Cabinet Maker

    14%
  • Dry Good Store

    14%
  • Farmer

    14%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Abba ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Abba Historical Records

What Abba family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Abba. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Abba census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Abba

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Abba. 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 Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Abba. For the veterans among your Abba ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Abba Life Expectancy

What is the average Abba lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Abba life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2002, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Abba in 1953 was 58, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Abba

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Abba ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
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