Abbe Name Meaning

English: variant of Abbey. German: from a pet form of the personal name Albrecht (see Albert). French (Abbé): see Labbe.

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

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Abbe Family Origin

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Abbe Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    56%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Day Laborer

    2%
  • Teamster

    2%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Abbe family was Teamster. Farmer, Keeping House and Day Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Abbe. The most common Abbe occupation in the USA was Farmer. 56% of Abbe's were Farmers.

Source: Census data for Abbe | Data not to scale

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Abbe Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1940 and 2004, Abbe life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Abbe in 1940 was 36, and 76 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Abbe

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