Abrahams Family History

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Abrahams Name Meaning

English, Dutch, and Jewish (Ashkenazic): patronymic from the personal name Abraham.

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

Similar surnames: Abraham, Abrams, Abrahamson, Abrahamsen, Braham, Abram, Abraha

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Abrahams Family Origin

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Abrahams Family Occupations

What did your Abrahams ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Abrahams occupation in the UK was Tailor. 9% of Abrahams's were Tailors. Tailor, General Dealer and Agricultural Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Abrahams. A less common occupation for the Abrahams family was Labourer.

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  • Tailor

  • General Dealer

  • Agricultural Labourer

  • Labourer


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

Abrahams Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Abrahams Life Expectancy

What is the average Abrahams lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Abrahams life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Abrahams in 1951 was 55, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Abrahams

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