Abeyta Family History

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Abeyta Name Meaning

Spanish (of Basque origin): variant of Abieta, a habitational name from a place named with a(ha)bi ‘bilberry’ + -eta, a suffix indicating ‘place’ or ‘group of’.

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

Similar surnames: Abeita, Abella, Cuesta, Cetta, Abela, Amenta, Bea, Huerta, Gaeta

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Abeyta Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Abeyta name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Abeyta. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • Native American—North, Central, South


  • England & Wales


  • Spain


  • Portugal


  • France


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Abeyta Family Origin

Where is the Abeyta family from?

Abeyta Family Occupations

What did your Abeyta ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Laborer, Farmer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Abeyta. The most common Abeyta occupation in the USA was Laborer. 44% of Abeyta's were Laborers. A less common occupation for the Abeyta family was At Home.

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  • Laborer

  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • At Home


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

Abeyta Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Abeyta. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Abeyta 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 177 immigration records available for the last name Abeyta. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Abeyta. For the veterans among your Abeyta ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Abeyta Life Expectancy

What is the average Abeyta lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Abeyta life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Abeyta in 1950 was 45, and 67 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Abeyta

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Abeyta 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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