Flenner Family History

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Flenner Name Meaning

German: nickname for a whiner, from Middle High German flenner ‘someone who cries’.

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


Similar surnames: Fenner, Lerner, Spenner, Trenner, Lentner, Fleer, Benner, Flener

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Flenner Family Origin

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Flenner Family Occupations

What did your Flenner ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Flenner occupation in the USA was Farmer. 36% of Flenner's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Flenner family was Cabinet Maker. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Flenner.

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  • Farmer

    36%
  • Keeping House

    14%
  • Laborer

    4%
  • Cabinet Maker

    2%

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Flenner Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Flenner. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Flenner 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 Flenner. 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 Flenner. For the veterans among your Flenner ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Flenner Life Expectancy

What is the average Flenner lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Flenner life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1948, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Flenner in 1948 was 40, and 93 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Flenner

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Flenner 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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