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Abramson Family History

Abramson Name Meaning

Jewish, Dutch, and English: patronymic from Abram, a reduced form of the personal name Abraham.

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

Similar surnames: Bramson, Abrams, Abramov, Abrahamson, Branson, Ranson, Abramo, Samson

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Where is the Abramson family from?

You can see how Abramson families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Abramson family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Abramson families were found in USA in 1920. In 1911 there were 43 Abramson families living in Ontario. This was about 51% of all the recorded Abramson's in Canada. Ontario had the highest population of Abramson families in 1911.
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What did your Abramson ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer and Stenographer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the Canada named Abramson. 40% of Abramson men worked as a Farmer and 100% of Abramson women worked as a Stenographer. .

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

Top Male Occupations In 1921

  • Farmer
  • Merchant
  • Clerk
  • Storekeeper

Top Female Occupations In 1921

  • Stenographer
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Passenger Lists

There are 8,000 immigration records available for the last name Abramson. 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 Cards

There are 5,000 military records available for the last name Abramson. For the veterans among your Abramson ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Abramson lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Abramson life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1947, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Abramson in 1946 was 67, and 82 in 2004.

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