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Flagler Name Meaning

German: occupational name for a maker or user of threshing flails, from an agent derivative of Middle High German vlegel ‘flail’.

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


Similar surnames: Flasher, Nagler, Frager, Flammer, Legler, Swagler, Faler, Flaugher

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Flagler Family Origin

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Flagler Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    38%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Farm Laborer

    4%

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Flagler. A less common occupation for the Flagler family was Farm Laborer. The most common Flagler occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Flagler's were Farmers.

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Flagler Historical Records

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Flagler Life Expectancy

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John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
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