Abts Family History

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Abts Name Meaning

German and Dutch: variant of Abt.

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


Similar surnames: Arts, Abt, Harts, Bos, Artz, Catts, Ast, Apps, Bus, Arns

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Abts Family Origin

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Abts Family Occupations

What did your Abts ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Care Taker were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Abts. 9% of Abts men worked as a Farmer and 7% of Abts women worked as a Care Taker. Some less common occupations for Americans named Abts were Farming and Housekeeper

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    9%
  • Proprietor
    9%
  • Farm Laborer
    4%
  • Farming
    4%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Care Taker
    7%
  • Cashier
    7%
  • Cook
    7%
  • Housekeeper
    7%

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

Abts Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Abts. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Abts 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 118 immigration records available for the last name Abts. 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 473 military records available for the last name Abts. For the veterans among your Abts ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Abts Life Expectancy

What is the average Abts lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Abts life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1986, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Abts in 1963 was 72, and 92 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Abts 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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