Flohr Name Meaning

German: from a short form of the medieval personal name Florentius (see Florence), the name of a saint who died in 693, or of Florian (see also Flory). Jewish (Ashkenazic): ornamental name from German Flor ‘array of flowers’ or metonymic occupational name from German Flor ‘gauze’.

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


Similar surnames: Flor, Flore, Floor, Lohr, Klohr, Mohr, Rohr, Klahr, Fluhr, Loehr

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Flohr Family Origin

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Flohr Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    24%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Carpenter

    6%

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In 1880, the most common Flohr occupation in the USA was Farmer. 24% of Flohr's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Flohr family was Carpenter. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Flohr.

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Flohr Historical Records

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Flohr Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1943 and 2004, Flohr life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1943, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Flohr in 1943 was 33, and 75 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Flohr

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