Flatley Family History

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Flatley Name Meaning

Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Flaithfhileadh, an earlier form of Ó Flaitile ‘descendant of the prince poet’.

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


Similar surnames: Frawley, Flattery, Farley, Manley, Lalley, Furtney, Gatley, Deatley

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Flatley Family Origin

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Flatley Family Occupations

What did your Flatley ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Laborer, Farmer and Grocer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Flatley. The most common Flatley occupation in the USA was Laborer. 31% of Flatley's were Laborers. A less common occupation for the Flatley family was Farming.

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  • Laborer

    31%
  • Farmer

    13%
  • Grocer

    8%
  • Farming

    5%

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

Flatley Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Flatley. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Flatley 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Flatley. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Flatley. For the veterans among your Flatley ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Flatley Life Expectancy

What is the average Flatley lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Flatley life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Flatley in 1957 was 58, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Flatley

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Flatley 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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