Abele Family History

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Abele Name Meaning

Dutch: habitational name from Abeele in Zeeland. South German and Swiss German: from a pet form of the personal name Albrecht (see Albert). Latvian: from Latvian abele ‘apple tree’, a topographic name or occupational name for someone who lived by or owned an orchard. Variant of the Ashkenazic Jewish name Abeles.

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


Similar surnames: Abel, Aberle, Abeles, Gabel, Apel, Axel, Abela, Abert, Mele, Abend

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Abele Family Origin

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Abele Family Occupations

What did your Abele ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Lobourer Soap Works and Unpaid Domestic were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Abele. 34% of Abele men worked as a Lobourer Soap Works and 43% of Abele women worked as an Unpaid Domestic. Some less common occupations for Americans named Abele were Gentlemans Hairdresser and Unpaid Domestic Duties

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Lobourer Soap Works
    34%
  • Air Craft Engineer Eng
    17%
  • C Hleseller Now Gardener
    17%
  • Gentlemans Hairdresser
    17%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic
    43%
  • Shopkeeper General
    29%
  • Sewing Machinist
    15%
  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    15%

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

Abele Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Abele. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Abele 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Abele. 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 3,000 military records available for the last name Abele. For the veterans among your Abele ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Abele Life Expectancy

What is the average Abele lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Abele life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Abele in 1951 was 51, and 79 in 2004.

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