Flad Name Meaning

from Middle High German vlade ‘thin (sheet) cake’; probably a metonymic occupational name for a baker. in southern Germany, a topographic name from Flad(e) ‘reed’, ‘sedge’. variant of Flath 2.

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


Similar surnames: Flak, Flax, Flach, Flack, Lau, Lad, Olan, Flam, Land, Flash

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Flad Family Origin

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Flad Family Occupations

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  • Baker

    8%
  • Tailor

    8%
  • Blacksmith

    4%
  • Civil Engineer

    4%

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In 1880, Baker, Tailor and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Flad. The most common Flad occupation in the USA was Baker. 8% of Flad's were Bakers. A less common occupation for the Flad family was Civil Engineer.

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Flad Historical Records

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Flad Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1954 and 2004, Flad life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Flad in 1954 was 47, and 66 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Flad

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