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Flater Name Meaning

South German: topographic name for someone who lived by a reedbed, a derivative of Flad.

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


Similar surnames: Flatter, Flamer, Laier, Flasher, Flake, Water, Slater, Plater, Frater

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Flater Family Origin

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Flater Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    54%
  • Laborer

    19%
  • Brick Mason

    4%
  • Carpenter

    4%

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In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Brick Mason were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Flater. A less common occupation for the Flater family was Carpenter. The most common Flater occupation in the USA was Farmer. 54% of Flater's were Farmers.

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Flater Historical Records

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Flater Life Expectancy

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