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Mabie Name Meaning

habitational name from a place so named in the parish of Troqueer in Kirkcudbrightshire, which Black quotes as confirmed to Durand filius Christin by Alan filius Roland, constable of Scotland, in c. 1200–34. variant of Mabey.

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


Similar surnames: Mabee, Maze, Mabile, Labrie, Labit, Maia, Maire, Mabe, Mate, Maxie

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Where is the Mabie family from?

You can see how Mabie families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Mabie family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Mabie families were found in USA in 1880. In 1840 there were 19 Mabie families living in New York. This was about 83% of all the recorded Mabie's in USA. New York had the highest population of Mabie families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Mabie surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Mabie ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Mabie. 21% of Mabie men worked as a Laborer and 14% of Mabie women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Mabie were Clerk and Secretary. .

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Laborer
    21%
  • Farmer
    20%
  • Salesman
    9%
  • Clerk
    5%

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Housewife
    14%
  • Stenographer
    9%
  • Clerk
    8%
  • Secretary
    8%
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Census Records

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Passenger Lists

There are 721 immigration records available for the last name Mabie. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Mabie. For the veterans among your Mabie ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Mabie lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Mabie life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Mabie in 1954 was 50, and 72 in 2004.

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