Abegg Name Meaning

South German and Swiss German: topographic name for someone who lived near the corner of a mountain, from German ab- ‘off’ + Egg, dialect form of Eck(e) ‘promontory’, ‘corner’.

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

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Abegg Family Origin

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Abegg Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    38%
  • Carpenter

    13%
  • Keeping House

    13%
  • News Dealer

    13%

In 1880, the most common Abegg occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Abegg's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Abegg family was News Dealer. Farmer, Carpenter and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Abegg.

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Abegg Life Expectancy

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Between 1963 and 2003, Abegg life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1983, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Abegg in 1963 was 65, and 79 in 2003.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Abegg

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