Flohr Family History

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Flohr Name Meaning

German: from a short form of the medieval personal name Florentius (see Florence), the name of a saint who died in 693, or of Florian (see also Flory). Jewish (Ashkenazic): ornamental name from German Flor ‘array of flowers’ or metonymic occupational name from German Flor ‘gauze’.

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


Similar surnames: Flor, Flore, Floor, Lohr, Klohr, Mohr, Rohr, Klahr, Fluhr, Loehr

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Flohr Family Origin

Where is the Flohr family from?

Flohr Family Occupations

What did your Flohr ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Commercial Traveller Unemployed and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Flohr. 20% of Flohr men worked as a Commercial Traveller Unemployed and 50% of Flohr women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Flohr were Textile Agent and Tailoress Unemployed

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Commercial Traveller Unemployed
    20%
  • Motor Body Builder
    20%
  • Rolling Mill Botter Down Worker
    20%
  • Textile Agent
    20%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    50%
  • Commercial Artist
    25%
  • Tailoress Unemployed
    25%

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

Flohr Historical Records

What Flohr family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 8,000 census records available for the last name Flohr. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Flohr 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Flohr. 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 3,000 military records available for the last name Flohr. For the veterans among your Flohr ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Flohr Life Expectancy

What is the average Flohr lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Flohr life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1943, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Flohr in 1943 was 33, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Flohr

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Flohr 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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