Abesham Family History

14-Day Free Trial


Abesham Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

Similar surnames: Abraham, Habersham, Basham, Gresham, Benham, Esham, Derham, Wakeham

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Abesham Family Origin

Where is the Abesham family from?

Abesham Family Occupations

What did your Abesham ancestors do for a living?

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

View Census data for Abesham

Abesham Historical Records

What Abesham family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 18 census records available for the last name Abesham. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Abesham census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Abesham

Passenger List

There are 1 immigration records available for the last name Abesham. 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.

View all Abesham immigration records

Draft Card

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

View all Abesham military records

You've only scratched the surface of Abesham family history.

Abesham Life Expectancy

What is the average Abesham lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Abesham 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.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Abesham

Look up another name