Flock Name Meaning

English: of uncertain origin; possibly a nickname for someone with thick curly hair, from Old French floc ‘stable of wool’. Alternatively, it may be a metonymic occupational name for a shepherd, from Old English flocc ‘herd’, ‘company’. German: unexplained. German (Flöck): variant of Flück (see Fluck), or from a pet form of a personal name formed with Old Saxon flod ‘flood’.

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


Similar surnames: Lock, Block, Klock, Glock, Frock, Flack, Plock, Fleck, Rock, Mock

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Flock Family Origin

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Flock Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    24%
  • Going To School

    12%
  • Labourer

    12%
  • Lawyer

    12%

In 1881, the most common Flock occupation in Canada was Farmer. 24% of Flock's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Flock family was Lawyer. Farmer, Going To School and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Flock.

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Flock Historical Records

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Flock Life Expectancy

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Between 1954 and 2004, Flock life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 1964. The average life expectancy for Flock in 1954 was 70, and 74 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Flock

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