Flatt Name Meaning

English (chiefly East Anglia): topographic name for someone who lived on a flat, a patch of level or low-lying ground (Old Norse flat, flot). South German: variant of Flath 2.

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


Similar surnames: Platt, Blatt, Flott, Flatter, Flint, Klatt, Flett, Flash, Flach

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Flatt Family Origin

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Flatt Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    63%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Blacksmith

    3%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Flatt family was Blacksmith. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Flatt. The most common Flatt occupation in the USA was Farmer. 63% of Flatt's were Farmers.

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Flatt Historical Records

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Flatt Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1945 and 2004, Flatt life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Flatt in 1945 was 28, and 74 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Flatt

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