Abrahamson Family History

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Abrahamson Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): patronymic from the personal name Abraham. Americanized spelling of Swedish Abrahamsson, or Norwegian and Danish Abrahamsen, likewise patronymics from Abraham.

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


Similar surnames: Abrahamsen, Abrahams, Abramson, Bramson, Abrahamian, Abrams, Abramov

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Abrahamson Family Origin

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Abrahamson Family Occupations

What did your Abrahamson ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Abrahamson family was Draper & Picture Dealer. The most common Abrahamson occupation in the UK was Basket Maker. 10% of Abrahamson's were Basket Makers. Basket Maker, Boot Maker and Colonial Merchant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Abrahamson.

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  • Basket Maker

    10%
  • Boot Maker

    10%
  • Colonial Merchant

    10%
  • Draper & Picture Dealer

    10%

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

Abrahamson Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Abrahamson Life Expectancy

What is the average Abrahamson lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Abrahamson life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Abrahamson in 1946 was 61, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Abrahamson

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Abrahamson 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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