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Flanigan Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Flanigan name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Flanigan. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Germanic Europe


  • Eastern Europe & Russia


  • Norway


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Flanigan Family Origin

Where is the Flanigan family from?

Flanigan Family Occupations

What did your Flanigan ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Flanigan family was Farming. The most common Flanigan occupation in the USA was Farmer. 20% of Flanigan's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Flanigan.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Keeping House

  • Farming


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Flanigan ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Flanigan Historical Records

What Flanigan family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 51,000 census records available for the last name Flanigan. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Flanigan census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 7,000 immigration records available for the last name Flanigan. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 9,000 military records available for the last name Flanigan. For the veterans among your Flanigan ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Flanigan Life Expectancy

What is the average Flanigan lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Flanigan life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Flanigan in 1944 was 33, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Flanigan

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Flanigan ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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