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Flaten Name Meaning

Norwegian: habitational name from any of several farms so named, from Old Norse flati, flotr ‘plain’, ‘meadow’.

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


Similar surnames: Bladen, Plate, Floden, Flath, Flagel, Laton, Flater, Alten, Flatow

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Flaten Family Origin

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Flaten Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Laborer

    25%
  • Liquor Dealer

    8%
  • Photographer

    8%

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In 1880, the most common Flaten occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Flaten's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Liquor Dealer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Flaten. A less common occupation for the Flaten family was Photographer.

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Flaten Historical Records

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Flaten Life Expectancy

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