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Abrantes Name Meaning

Spanish and Portuguese: habitational name from Abrantes, an ancient city in Santarém.

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

Similar surnames: Barrantes, Mirante, Banes, Frances, Dorantes, Orantes, Brander

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Where is the Abrantes family from?

You can see how Abrantes families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Abrantes family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Canada between 1891 and 1920. The most Abrantes families were found in USA in 1920. In 1920 there were 7 Abrantes families living in Pennsylvania. This was about 32% of all the recorded Abrantes's in USA. Pennsylvania had the highest population of Abrantes families in 1920.
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Census Records

There are 251 census records available for the last name Abrantes. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Abrantes census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 519 immigration records available for the last name Abrantes. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 50 military records available for the last name Abrantes. For the veterans among your Abrantes ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Abrantes lifespan?

Between 1969 and 2004, in the United States, Abrantes life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1978, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Abrantes in 1969 was 43, and 63 in 2004.

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