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 1881, the most common Flitton occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 21% of Flitton's were Agricultural Labourers. Agricultural Labourer, Bonnet Sewer and (Corn) Miller were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Flitton. A less common occupation for the Flitton family was (Corn) Miller Employing 2 Men.

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    21%
  • Bonnet Sewer

    4%
  • (Corn) Miller

    2%
  • (Corn) Miller Employing 2 Men

    2%

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Flitton Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 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 642 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 1,000 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.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Flitton

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Flitton 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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