Fleer Name Meaning

Altered spelling of German Flieher, a nickname for a refugee, from an agent derivative of Middle High German vliehen ‘to flee’.

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


Similar surnames: Freer, Fieser, Flecker, Forer, Speer, Fieger, Steer, Filer, Flenner

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Fleer Family Origin

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Fleer Family Occupations

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  • S

    50%
  • Farmer

    25%
  • Labourer

    25%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Fleer family was Labourer. The most common Fleer occupation in Canada was S. 50% of Fleer's were Ss. S and Farmer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Fleer.

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Fleer Historical Records

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Fleer Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1960 and 2004, Fleer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Fleer in 1960 was 44, and 75 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Fleer

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