Abell Name Meaning

Variant spelling of Abel.

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

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Abell Family Origin

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Abell Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    44%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Farming

    4%
  • Carpenter

    3%

In 1880, the most common Abell occupation in the USA was Farmer. 44% of Abell's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Abell. A less common occupation for the Abell family was Carpenter.

Source: Census data for Abell | Data not to scale

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Abell Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1943 and 2004, Abell life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1943, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Abell in 1943 was 29, and 76 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Abell

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