Flitton Family History

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Flitton Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a place in Bedfordshire called Flitton. The meaning of the place name, recorded in Domesday Book (1086) as Flictham, is unexplained.

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


Similar surnames: Litton, Ditton, Bitton, Linton, Clinton, Fitton, Lutton, Liston

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Flitton Family Origin

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Flitton Family Occupations

What did your Flitton ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Farm Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Flitton. 29% of Flitton men worked as a Farm Labourer and 76% of Flitton women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Flitton were General Labourer Timber Feller Heavy Worker and Household Duties (unpaid)

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Farm Labourer
    29%
  • General Labourer
    15%
  • Shunter G W R
    10%
  • General Labourer Timber Feller Heavy Worker
    10%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    76%
  • Unpaid Domestic
    5%
  • Dressmaker
    3%
  • Household Duties (unpaid)
    3%

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

Flitton Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Flitton. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Flitton 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 310 immigration records available for the last name Flitton. 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 517 military records available for the last name Flitton. For the veterans among your Flitton ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Flitton Life Expectancy

What is the average Flitton lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Flitton life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1998, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Flitton in 1964 was 72, and 65 in 2004.

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