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Mabee Surname Meaning

Variant of Mabie Compare Maybee English: variant of Mabey This surname is now rare in Britain and Ireland.

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


Similar surnames: Mabey, Mabe, Abee, Maybee, Marie, Rabey, Mabie, Gabel, Able, Abele

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Where is the Mabee family from?

You can see how Mabee families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Mabee family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Canada between 1840 and 1920. The most Mabee families were found in USA in 1880. In 1911 there were 41 Mabee families living in Ontario. This was about 43% of all the recorded Mabee's in Canada. Ontario had the highest population of Mabee families in 1911.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Mabee surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Mabee ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer and Teacher were the top reported jobs for men and women in the Canada named Mabee. 56% of Mabee men worked as a Farmer and 100% of Mabee women worked as a Teacher. .

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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
    56%
  • Salesman
    10%
  • Laborer
    7%
  • Doctor
    7%

Top Female Occupations In 1921

  • Teacher
    100%
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Census Records

There are 12,000 census records available for the last name Mabee. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mabee 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Mabee. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Mabee. For the veterans among your Mabee ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Mabee lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Mabee life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Mabee in 1957 was 48, and 80 in 2004.

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