Flasher Family History

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Flasher Name Meaning

English: topographic name for someone living by a pool or marsh (see Flash). Possibly also an Americanized form of German Flaschner, an occupational name for a bottle maker, from an agent derivative of Middle High German vlashe ‘bottle’.

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

Similar surnames: Flesher, Lasher, Plaster, Washer, Feather, Glaser, Flash, Flagler

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Flasher Family Origin

Where is the Flasher family from?

Flasher Family Occupations

What did your Flasher ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Flasher occupation in the UK was Laborer In Iron Works. 33% of Flasher's were Laborer In Iron Workss. Laborer In Iron Works and Labourer (Garden)(Dom) were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Flasher. A less common occupation for the Flasher family was None.

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  • Laborer In Iron Works

  • Labourer (Garden)(Dom)

  • None


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

Flasher Historical Records

What Flasher family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Flasher. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Flasher 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 191 immigration records available for the last name Flasher. 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 417 military records available for the last name Flasher. For the veterans among your Flasher ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Flasher Life Expectancy

What is the average Flasher lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Flasher life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1991, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Flasher in 1962 was 71, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Flasher

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Flasher 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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