Flaker Family History

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Flaker Name Meaning

Probably a variant of English Flacker, an occupational name for a turf cutter, from an agent derivative of Middle English flak ‘turf’.

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


Similar surnames: Slater, Player, Fraker, Laker, Flasher, Flammer, Plater, Lader

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Flaker Family Origin

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Flaker Family Occupations

What did your Flaker ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Flaker family was Laborer. Farmer, Farmhand and Labor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Flaker. The most common Flaker occupation in the USA was Farmer. 20% of Flaker's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    20%
  • Farmhand

    20%
  • Labor

    20%
  • Laborer

    20%

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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Flaker ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Flaker Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Flaker. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Flaker census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Flaker. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Flaker. For the veterans among your Flaker ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Flaker Life Expectancy

What is the average Flaker lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Flaker life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1946, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Flaker in 1946 was 39, and 90 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Flaker

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Flaker ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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