Floss Name Meaning

German: topographic name for someone who lived by a river, Middle High German vloz, modern German Fluss.

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


Similar surnames: Bloss, Ploss, Loss, Fass, Blass, Foss, Gloss, Close, Flott, Kloss

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Floss Family Origin

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Floss Family Occupations

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  • Slater

    100%

In 1881, the most common Floss occupation in the UK was Slater. 100% of Floss's were Slaters.

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Floss Historical Records

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Floss Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1956 and 2004, Floss life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Floss in 1956 was 24, and 87 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Floss

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