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Amabile Name Meaning

Italian (mainly Naples): from a medieval personal name meaning ‘lovable’ or (as a Christian name) ‘worthy of God’s love’.

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


Similar surnames: Stabile, Mabile, Marie, Amble, Abele, Mable, Campanile, Grable

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Where is the Amabile family from?

You can see how Amabile families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Amabile family name was found in the USA, and the UK between 1880 and 1920. The most Amabile families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1880 there was 1 Amabile family living in Massachusetts. This was about 50% of all the recorded Amabile's in the USA. Massachusetts and 1 other state had the highest population of Amabile families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Amabile surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Amabile ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Operator were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Amabile. 29% of Amabile men worked as a Laborer and 16% of Amabile women worked as an Operator. Some less common occupations for Americans named Amabile were New Worker and Machine Operator.

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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.

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    29%
  • Salesman
    10%
  • Clerk
    10%
  • New Worker
    9%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Operator
    16%
  • Inspector
    12%
  • Dressmaker
    12%
  • Machine Operator
    12%
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Census Records

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Amabile. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Amabile census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 964 immigration records available for the last name Amabile. 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 485 military records available for the last name Amabile. For the veterans among your Amabile ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Amabile lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Amabile life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Amabile in 1958 was 54, and 78 in 2004.

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