Flagg Name Meaning

English: habitational name from places such as Flagg in Derbyshire and Flags in Nottinghamshire, named from Old English flage or Old Norse flaga ‘slab’, or from Old Norse flag ‘turf’, ‘sod’.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Fagg, Lage, Clegg, Fogg, Dagg, Flack, Flaa, Hagg, Stagg, Lago

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Flagg Family Origin

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Flagg Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    21%
  • Student

    21%
  • Fisherman

    8%
  • Carpenter

    5%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Flagg family was Carpenter. Farmer, Student and Fisherman were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Flagg. The most common Flagg occupation in Canada was Farmer. 21% of Flagg's were Farmers.

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Flagg Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1945 and 2004, Flagg life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Flagg in 1945 was 20, and 76 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Flagg

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