The surname Abeler is a patronymic
name, derived from the Old German personal name
Abel, which means "noble one." Interestingly, it does not appear to be derived from the biblical name Abel. The surname is associated with Swabia, in the southwest of Germany.
Early Origins of the Abeler family
The surname Abeler was first found in Wuerttembeg, where this family name became a prominent contributor to the development of the district from ancient times. Always prominent in social affairs, the name became an integral part of that south-western region as it emerged to form alliances with other families within the Feudal
System and the nation.
Early History of the Abeler family
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Abeler research.Another 189 words (14 lines of text) covering the years 1495, 1547, 1684, 1781, 1844, 1628, 1685, 1682, 1761, 1634, 1696, 1725 and 1787 are included under the topic Early Abeler History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Abeler Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Abel, Abele, Aubeller, Abell, Abelle, Abeles, Abeler and many more.
Early Notables of the Abeler family (pre 1700)
Notables with the surname Abeler during this period were Christoph Ignaz Abele, von und zu Lilienberg (1628-1685), an Austrian
jurist; Christian Ferdinand Abel (1682-1761), one of the most famous German Baroque violinists, cellists and... Another 34 words (2 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Abeler Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Migration of the Abeler family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Abeler Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
- John Friedrich Abeler, who landed in America in 1832 CITATION[CLOSE]
Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)