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Florence Name Meaning

from the personal name Florence, used by both sexes (Latin Florentius (masculine) and Florentia (feminine), ultimately from flos, genitive floris ‘flower’). Both names were borne by several early Christian martyrs, but in the Middle Ages the masculine name was far more common. local name for someone from Florence in Italy, originally named in Latin as Florentia.

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


Similar surnames: Lawrence, Llorente, Flore, Lorette, Morency, Florendo, Clarence

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Florence Family Origin

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Florence Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    9%
  • Blacksmith

    4%
  • Ag. Lab.

    3%
  • Boat Builder

    2%

In 1881, the most common Florence occupation in the UK was Farmer. 9% of Florence's were Farmers. Farmer, Blacksmith and Ag. Lab. were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Florence. A less common occupation for the Florence family was Boat Builder.

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