Alban Name Meaning

English, German, Spanish (Albán), Italian, and French: from the personal name Alban (Latin Albanus, originally a habitational name for someone from any of the many places in Italy and elsewhere called Alba). This surname has probably also absorbed some cases of Italian or Spanish Albano.

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


Similar surnames: Albano, Alba, Albin, Allman, Albany, Urban, Alan, Orban, Ban, Olan

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Alban Family Origin

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Alban Family Occupations

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  • Salesman

    100%

In 1881, the most common Alban occupation in Canada was Salesman. 100% of Alban's were Salesmans.

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Alban Historical Records

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Alban Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1945 and 2004, Alban life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Alban in 1945 was 44, and 73 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Alban

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