Abigail Family History

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Abigail Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

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Abigail Family Origin

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Abigail Family Occupations

What did your Abigail ancestors do for a living?

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  • Brakeman R.R.

    33%
  • Cook

    33%
  • Laborer

    33%

In 1880, brakeman R.R. and Cook were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Abigail. The most common Abigail occupation in the USA was Brakeman R.R.. 33% of Abigail's were Brakeman R.R.s. A less common occupation for the Abigail family was Laborer.

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Abigail Historical Records

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Abigail Life Expectancy

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Famous Abigail Family

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Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)

Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
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