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Flavin Name Meaning

Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Flaithimhín and Ó Flaitheamháin ‘descendant of Flaithimhín and Flaitheamhán’. Both personal names are from diminutives of flaith(eamh) ‘prince’, ‘ruler’.

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


Similar surnames: Lavin, Clavin, Slavin, Glavin, Gavin, Savin, Blain, Davin, Lain

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Flavin Family Origin

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Flavin Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    18%
  • Laborer

    14%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Blacksmith

    4%

In 1880, the most common Flavin occupation in the USA was Farmer. 18% of Flavin's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Flavin family was Blacksmith. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Flavin.

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Flavin Life Expectancy

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