Abram Name Meaning

English, German, Dutch, Polish, Slovenian, and Jewish; Hungarian (Ábrám): from a reduced form of Abraham. English: habitational name from a place near Manchester, formerly Adburgham, named in Old English as ‘the homestead (Old English ham) of a woman called Eadburg’.

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


Similar surnames: Abrams, Bram, Brahm, Arras, Bream, Caram, Ram, Abramo, Bras, Adam

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Abram Family Origin

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Abram Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    35%
  • Laborer

    16%
  • Farm Laborer

    8%
  • Miner

    3%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Abram. The most common Abram occupation in the USA was Farmer. 35% of Abram's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Abram family was Miner.

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Abram Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1941 and 2004, Abram life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1941, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Abram in 1941 was 27, and 69 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Abram

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