Abeles Family History

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Abeles Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): from Abele (a pet form of the Yiddish personal name Abe (from Hebrew ab ‘father’) or of Abraham) + Yiddish possessive -s. Dutch: variant of Abele.

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


Similar surnames: Abele, Abela, Abel, Bales, Abels, Ales, Remes, Alles, Aberle, Belen

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Abeles Family Origin

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Abeles Family Occupations

What did your Abeles ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Salesman and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Abeles. 15% of Abeles men worked as a Salesman and 9% of Abeles women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Abeles were Clerk and Bookkeeper

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Salesman
    15%
  • Manager
    5%
  • Cedar Cutter
    4%
  • Clerk
    4%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
    9%
  • Saleslady
    9%
  • Beayer
    3%
  • Bookkeeper
    3%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Abeles Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Abeles. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Abeles 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Abeles. 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 754 military records available for the last name Abeles. For the veterans among your Abeles ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Abeles Life Expectancy

What is the average Abeles lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Abeles life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1965, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Abeles in 1962 was 75, and 88 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Abeles

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