Ambers Family History

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Ambers Name Meaning

Probably a variant of English Ambrose or a cognate of it in French or some other European language. The language of origin is uncertain.

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

Similar surnames: Amberson, Amber, Aubert, Ambs, Babers, Albert, Sobers, Camber, Ayers

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Ambers Family Origin

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Ambers Family Occupations

What did your Ambers ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Presser was the top reported job for people in the CA named Ambers. 50% of Ambers men worked as a Presser

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Presser
  • Salesman

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

Ambers Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Ambers. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ambers 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 123 immigration records available for the last name Ambers. 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 486 military records available for the last name Ambers. For the veterans among your Ambers ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Ambers Life Expectancy

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Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Ambers life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1980. The average life expectancy for Ambers in 1955 was 27, and 75 in 2004.

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