Flesch Family History

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Flesch Name Meaning

German: metonymic occupational name for a maker of flasks and bottles, from Middle High German vlashe ‘bottle’ (Old High German flasca). North German: variant of Fleisch.

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

Similar surnames: Flasch, Fleisch, Losch, Mesch, Lerch, Ferch, Felch, Fleck, Frisch

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Flesch Family Origin

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Flesch Family Occupations

What did your Flesch ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Flesch family was Moulder. The most common Flesch occupation in the USA was Farmer. 14% of Flesch's were Farmers. Farmer, Collar Maker and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Flesch.

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  • Farmer

  • Collar Maker

  • Laborer

  • Moulder


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Flesch Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Flesch. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Fleschcensus 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Flesch. 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 Flesch. For the veterans among your Flesch ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Flesch Life Expectancy

What is the average Flesch lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Flesch life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Flesch in 1944 was 26, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Flesch

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