Fleig Family History

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Fleig Name Meaning

German: nickname for a restless or insignificant person from Middle Low German vleige ‘fly’.

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


Similar surnames: Flaig, Feig, Klein, Fleer, Freis, Fleitz, Lei, Gleim, Fiebig, Teig

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Fleig Family Origin

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Fleig Family Occupations

What did your Fleig ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Fleig family was Farm Laborer. Laborer, Farmer and Cabinet Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Fleig. The most common Fleig occupation in the USA was Laborer. 19% of Fleig's were Laborers.

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  • Laborer

    19%
  • Farmer

    15%
  • Cabinet Maker

    7%
  • Farm Laborer

    7%

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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Fleig ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Fleig Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Fleig. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Fleig census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Fleig. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Fleig. For the veterans among your Fleig ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Fleig Life Expectancy

What is the average Fleig lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Fleig life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Fleig in 1951 was 44, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Fleig

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Fleig ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
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