Flagler Family History

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Flagler Name Meaning

German: occupational name for a maker or user of threshing flails, from an agent derivative of Middle High German vlegel ‘flail’.

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


Similar surnames: Flasher, Nagler, Frager, Flammer, Legler, Swagler, Faler, Flaugher

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Flagler Family Origin

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Flagler Family Occupations

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  • Clerk

    25%
  • Blacksmith

    13%
  • Brakman Rr

    13%
  • Laborer

    13%

In 1881, the most common Flagler occupation in Canada was Clerk. 25% of Flagler's were Clerks. Clerk, Blacksmith and Brakman Rr were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Flagler. A less common occupation for the Flagler family was Laborer.

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Flagler Historical Records

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Flagler Life Expectancy

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