Abila Family History

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Abila Name Meaning

Spanish (Ábila): habitational name from Ávila (see Avila), the spelling reflecting confusion in the pronunciation of Spanish between v and b.

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

Similar surnames: Avila, Davila, Abela, Abella, Ariza, Aguila, Vila, Sabala, Arita

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Abila Family Origin

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Abila Family Occupations

What did your Abila ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housework were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Abila. 65% of Abila men worked as a Laborer and 34% of Abila women worked as a Housework. Some less common occupations for Americans named Abila were Truck Driver and Canner

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Operator
  • Farm Laborer
  • Truck Driver

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housework
  • Housewife
  • Canner

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

Abila Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 12,000 census records available for the last name Abila. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Abila 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 184 immigration records available for the last name Abila. 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 495 military records available for the last name Abila. For the veterans among your Abila ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Abila Life Expectancy

What is the average Abila lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Abila life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1972, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Abila in 1963 was 55, and 68 in 2004.

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