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Flight Family Origin

Where is the Flight family from?

Flight Family Occupations

What did your Flight ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Incapacitated and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Flight. 2% of Flight men worked as an Incapacitated and 50% of Flight women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Flight were Builders Labourer and Dressmaker

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Incapacitated
    2%
  • Retired
    2%
  • Wood Machinist
    2%
  • Builders Labourer
    2%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    50%
  • Unpaid Domestic
    3%
  • Private Means
    2%
  • Dressmaker
    2%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Flight Historical Records

What Flight family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 16,000 census records available for the last name Flight. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Flight census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Flight

Passenger List

There are 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Flight. 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 14,000 military records available for the last name Flight. For the veterans among your Flight ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Flight Life Expectancy

What is the average Flight lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2003, in the United States, Flight life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Flight in 1958 was 51, and 79 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Flight

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Flight 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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