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Annable Surname Meaning

English (mainly Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire): variant of Amable a derivative of the Old French and Middle English female personal name Amabil Amabel from Latin amabilis ‘lovable’. In some cases it may also be also a habitational name from Amble Northumberland recorded as Amble from 1203 onward but also as Anebelle (1292) and Anebill (1347).

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022


Similar surnames: Cable, Annala, Noble, Angle, Anna, Venable, Marable, Annand, Gable

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Where is the Annable family from?

You can see how Annable families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Annable family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Canada between 1840 and 1920. The most Annable families were found in United Kingdom in 1891. In 1911 there were 50 Annable families living in Ontario. This was about 44% of all the recorded Annable's in Canada. Ontario had the highest population of Annable families in 1911.
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What did your Annable ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the Canada named Annable. 72% of Annable men worked as a Farmer and 100% of Annable women worked as a Housekeeper. .

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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
    72%
  • Laborer
    10%
  • Student
    7%
  • Carpenter
    7%

Top Female Occupations In 1921

  • Housekeeper
    100%
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Census Records

There are 9,000 census records available for the last name Annable. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Annable 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 791 immigration records available for the last name Annable. 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 908 military records available for the last name Annable. For the veterans among your Annable ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Annable lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Annable life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Annable in 1954 was 47, and 80 in 2004.

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