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Flesher Name Meaning

English: occupational name for a butcher. In part it is from Middle English flescher, an agent derivative of Old English fl?sc ‘flesh’, ‘meat’; in part a reduced form of Middle English fleschewere, Old English fl?scheawere, in which the second element is an agent noun from heawan ‘to hew or cut’.

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


Similar surnames: Flasher, Fisher, Lester, Fletcher, Fleischer, Fecher, Flessner

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Flesher Family Origin

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Flesher Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    60%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Blacksmith

    3%
  • Carpenter

    3%

In 1880, the most common Flesher occupation in the USA was Farmer. 60% of Flesher's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Flesher. A less common occupation for the Flesher family was Carpenter.

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Flesher Historical Records

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Flesher Life Expectancy

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