Flasch Family History

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Flasch Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): metonymic occupational name for a maker of flasks and bottles, from Middle High German vlasche, Yiddish flash ‘bottle’, ‘flask’. For the ordinary households of the Middle Ages, bottles were made more often from leather than glass, but also sometimes from wood and metal.

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

Similar surnames: Flesch, Flach, Flash, Frisch, Losch, Lasch, Masch, Frasch, Tasch

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Flasch Family Origin

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Flasch Family Occupations

What did your Flasch ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Flasch occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Flasch's were Farmers. Farmer, Farm Laborer and Gen'L. Merchant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Flasch. A less common occupation for the Flasch family was Laborer.

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  • Farmer

  • Farm Laborer

  • Gen'L. Merchant

  • Laborer


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

Flasch Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Flasch. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Flasch 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 376 immigration records available for the last name Flasch. 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 371 military records available for the last name Flasch. For the veterans among your Flasch ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Flasch Life Expectancy

What is the average Flasch lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Flasch life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1980, and highest in 1966. The average life expectancy for Flasch in 1962 was 74, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Flasch

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Flasch 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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