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

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  • Laborer

    19%
  • Farmer

    15%
  • Cabinet Maker

    7%
  • Farm Laborer

    7%

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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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Fleig Historical Records

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Fleig Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1951 and 2004, 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.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Fleig

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