Abend Name Meaning

German: from Middle High German abent ‘evening’, hence probably a topographic name for someone living to the west of a settlement. Jewish (Ashkenazic): ornamental name from German Abend ‘evening’.

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


Similar surnames: Amend, Abele, Band, Arend, Agena, End, Benda, Aven, Eben, Bent

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Abend Family Origin

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Abend Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Laborer

    17%
  • Banker

    8%
  • Clerk In Store

    8%

In 1880, the most common Abend occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Abend's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Banker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Abend. A less common occupation for the Abend family was Clerk In Store.

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Abend Historical Records

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Abend Life Expectancy

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Between 1955 and 2004, Abend life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Abend in 1955 was 50, and 83 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Abend

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