When William Abbe was born on 19 April 1800, in Mansfield, Tolland, Connecticut, United States, his father, Abel Abbe, was 33 and his mother, Marion Bingham, was 27. He married Olive Green on 18 November 1824, in Orleans, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 3 daughters. He lived in Linn Township, Linn, Iowa, United States in 1850. He died on 15 February 1854, in Sacramento, Sacramento, California, United States, at the age of 53, and was buried in San Juan Bautista, San Benito, California, United States.
English: from the Middle English personal name Abbe, which is usually a pet form of the female name Aubrey but may sometimes be a pet form of a male name beginning with Ab-, namely Abel , Abraham or Absalom . This surname is rare in Britain.
English: occasionally perhaps also a variant of Abbey .
German: from a pet form of the personal name Albrecht (see Albert ).
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