Flathers Family History

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Flathers Name Meaning

English: variant of or patronymic from Flather, a metonymic occupational name for a maker of flathes or flawns, a type of pancake or custard, Middle English flather, flathir.

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


Similar surnames: Weathers, Feather, Lather, Flasher, Feathers, Lathers, Latner

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Flathers Family Origin

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Flathers Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    56%
  • Blacksmith

    4%
  • Butcher

    4%
  • Furniture Dealer

    4%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Flathers family was Furniture Dealer. The most common Flathers occupation in the USA was Farmer. 56% of Flathers's were Farmers. Farmer, Blacksmith and Butcher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Flathers.

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Flathers Historical Records

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Flathers Life Expectancy

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Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
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