Flinn Name Meaning

Irish: variant spelling of Flynn.

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


Similar surnames: Fling, Linn, Falin, Lion, Fann, Winn, Flynn, Bline, Brinn, Finn

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Flinn Family Origin

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Flinn Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    34%
  • Servant

    8%
  • Labourer

    5%
  • Clerk

    4%

In 1881, the most common Flinn occupation in Canada was Farmer. 34% of Flinn's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Flinn family was Clerk. Farmer, Servant and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Flinn.

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Flinn Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1950 and 2004, Flinn life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Flinn in 1950 was 31, and 79 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Flinn

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