Amble Family History

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Amble Name Meaning

Norwegian: possibly a habitational name from a farm in Sogn, named from and ‘against’ + blad ‘leaf’, with reference to the shape of an inlet or bay. Indian (Maharashtra): Hindu (Maratha) name of unknown meaning.

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

Similar surnames: Wable, Mele, Agle, Gable, Gamble, Albee, Noble, Abele, Mole, Wimble

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Amble Family Origin

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Amble Family Occupations

What did your Amble ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Hat Manufacturing and Miller were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Amble. The most common Amble occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Amble's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Amble family was Minister Of The Gospel.

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  • Farmer

  • Hat Manufacturing

  • Miller

  • Minister Of The Gospel


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Amble ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Amble Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Amble. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Amble census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 619 immigration records available for the last name Amble. 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 Card

There are 343 military records available for the last name Amble. For the veterans among your Amble ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Amble Life Expectancy

What is the average Amble lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Amble life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1964, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Amble in 1962 was 76, and 84 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Amble ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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