Abeln Name Meaning

German: patronymic from the personal name Abel.

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

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Abeln Family Origin

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Abeln Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    22%
  • Carpenter

    11%
  • Grocer

    11%
  • Millhand

    11%

In 1880, the most common Abeln occupation in the USA was Farmer. 22% of Abeln's were Farmers. Farmer, Carpenter and Grocer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Abeln. A less common occupation for the Abeln family was Millhand.

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Abeln Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1962 and 2004, Abeln life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2000, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Abeln in 1962 was 74, and 68 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Abeln

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