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Abegg Name Meaning

South German and Swiss German: topographic name for someone who lived near the corner of a mountain, from German ab- ‘off’ + Egg, dialect form of Eck(e) ‘promontory’, ‘corner’.

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


Similar surnames: Abele, Berg, Abert, Abend, Beck, Oberg, Amberg, Chugg, Abee, Aber

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Abegg Family Origin

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Abegg Family Occupations

What did your Abegg ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Abegg occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Abegg's were Farmers. Farmer, Carpenter and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Abegg. A less common occupation for the Abegg family was News Dealer.

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  • Farmer

    38%
  • Carpenter

    13%
  • Keeping House

    13%
  • News Dealer

    13%

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Abegg Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Abegg Life Expectancy

What is the average Abegg lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2003, in the United States, Abegg life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1983, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Abegg in 1963 was 65, and 79 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Abegg

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Abegg 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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