The surname Abere 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 Abere family
The surname Abere 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 Abere family
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Abere 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 Abere History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Abere Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Abel, Abele, Aubeller, Abell, Abelle, Abeles, Abeler and many more.
Early Notables of the Abere family (pre 1700)
Notables with the surname Abere 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 Abere Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Migration of the Abere family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Archibald Abel settled in Philadelphia in 1813; Charles Abel settled in Philadelphia in 1854; Christopher Abel, age 36; settled in Philadelphia in 1820..