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Abela Name Meaning

Italian: variant of Abella or possibly from a feminine form of the Biblical name Abele (see Abel). Catalan, Galician, Portuguese, and Spanish: variant of Abella. Dutch: variant of Abele.

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


Similar surnames: Abella, Abele, Abel, Avella, Sabala, Favela, Apel, Abeln, Abila

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Abela Family Origin

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Abela Family Occupations

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Abela Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Abela. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Abela 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Abela. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

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

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Abela Life Expectancy

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Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Abela life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Abela in 1951 was 46, and 62 in 2004.

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