Abele Family History

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Abele Name Meaning

Dutch: habitational name from Abeele in Zeeland. South German and Swiss German: from a pet form of the personal name Albrecht (see Albert). Latvian: from Latvian abele ‘apple tree’, a topographic name or occupational name for someone who lived by or owned an orchard. Variant of the Ashkenazic Jewish name Abeles.

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


Similar surnames: Abel, Aberle, Abeles, Gabel, Apel, Axel, Abela, Abert, Mele, Abend

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Abele Family Origin

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Abele Family Occupations

What did your Abele ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Baker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Abele. A less common occupation for the Abele family was Carpenter. The most common Abele occupation in the USA was Farmer. 13% of Abele's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    13%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Baker

    6%
  • Carpenter

    6%

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

Abele Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Abele. 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 Abele. For the veterans among your Abele ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Abele Life Expectancy

What is the average Abele lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Abele life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Abele in 1951 was 51, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Abele

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Abele 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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