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Flood Family History

Flood Name Meaning
English: topographic name for someone who lived by a small stream or an intermittent spring (Old English flod(e), from flowan ‘to flow’).Anglicized form of the Welsh personal name Llwyd (see Lloyd).Irish: translation of various names correctly or erroneously associated with Gaelic tuile ‘flood’ (see Toole).

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

742,367 Historical Documents with Flood on Ancestry.com
199,295 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
26,131 Military Records
26,865 Immigration Records
163,050 Census and Voter Lists
327,026 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Flood Families

  • Number of Flood families
     289 - 575
     97 - 288
     1 - 96
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Flood families
     319 - 635
     107 - 318
     1 - 106
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Number of Flood families
     65 - 127
     22 - 64
     1 - 21
     
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Flood census records

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Flood Family Origin

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Flood Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Flood

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Flood Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Flood census records

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Flood Civil War Service Records

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