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Flack Family History

Flack Name Meaning
English: probably from Middle English flack, flak ‘turf’, ‘sod’ (as found in the place name Flatmoor, in Cambridgeshire), and hence perhaps a metonymic occupational name for a turf cutter.North German: topographic name probably derived from a lost word denoting stagnant water.

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

413,315 Historical Documents with Flack on Ancestry.com
94,363 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
9,323 Military Records
6,522 Immigration Records
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Name Distribution of Flack Families

  • Number of Flack families
     75 - 148
     26 - 74
     1 - 25
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Flack families
     272 - 542
     91 - 271
     1 - 90
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Number of Flack families
     5 - 7
     2 - 4
     1
     
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Flack Family Origin

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Flack Immigration Information

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Average Life Expectancy for Flack

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Flack Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

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