Flaws Family History

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Flaws Name Meaning

Scottish (Orkney and Shetland): possibly a habitational name from Flawis in South Ronaldsay.

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

Similar surnames: Laws, Flamm, Plas, Laas, Faw, Flaim, Plass, Flaa, Flow, Flagg

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Flaws Family Origin

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Flaws Family Occupations

What did your Flaws ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Flaws family was Keeps House. Coal Dealer, Contractor and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Flaws. The most common Flaws occupation in the USA was Coal Dealer. 25% of Flaws's were Coal Dealers.

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  • Coal Dealer

  • Contractor

  • Farmer

  • Keeps House


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Flaws Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Flaws Life Expectancy

What is the average Flaws lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Flaws life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2004, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Flaws in 1955 was 53, and 30 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Flaws 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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