Flath Name Meaning

North German: habitational name from a place or field named from Middle Low German flad ‘flowing water in a bog’. German: nickname from Middle High German vlat ‘cleanliness’, ‘neatness’, ‘beauty’, or from a personal name derived from this word.

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


Similar surnames: Flach, Plate, Plath, Fath, Platz, Forth, Platt, Flack, Flash, Vath

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Flath Family Origin

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Flath Family Occupations

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  • Faarmer

    11%
  • Farmer

    11%
  • Fiterapher

    11%
  • Mason

    11%

In 1881, Faarmer, Farmer and Fiterapher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Flath. The most common Flath occupation in Canada was Faarmer. 11% of Flath's were Faarmers. A less common occupation for the Flath family was Mason.

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Flath Historical Records

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Flath Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1956 and 2004, Flath life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Flath in 1956 was 43, and 87 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Flath

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