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Origins of the Abrahams surname

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About the Abrahamses

We have a total number of 30543 records for people with the last name Abrahams.

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Where do most Abrahamses live?

In 1921, most Abrahamses lived in London.


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Interesting facts about Abrahamses

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We have 24,600 records for the Abrahams surname. The oldest one dates back to 1770.

Who were Abrahamses most likely to marry?

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What are the most common Abrahams first names?

  • John
  • Joseph
  • Sarah
  • Mary

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Common jobs for Abrahamses

Men and women often performed different types of jobs, so these are displayed by gender to maintain their historical accuracy.

Common Female occupations for Abrahamses in 1921
Tailoress

224

Dressmaker

60

Cigar Maker

49

Domestic Servant

43

Servant

42

Common Male occupations for Abrahamses in 1921
Tailor

340

General Dealer

103

Cigar Maker

84

Cabinet Maker

63

Dealer

49

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