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Flora Name Meaning

Spanish, Portuguese, and Italian: from the female personal name Flora. Czech, Austrian, and Polish: from a vernacular form of the Latin personal name Florianus (see Florian). Hungarian (Flóra): from the female personal name Flóra (see Florence).

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

Similar surnames: Flore, Flor, Lora, Flory, Floro, Florian, Floria, Fara, Flohr, Dora

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Flora Family Origin

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Flora Family Occupations

What did your Flora ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Flora. The most common Flora occupation in the USA was Farmer. 52% of Flora's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Flora family was Farm Laborer.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Laborer

  • Farm Laborer


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Flora ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Flora Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 36,000 census records available for the last name Flora. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Flora 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 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Flora. 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 5,000 military records available for the last name Flora. For the veterans among your Flora ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Flora Life Expectancy

What is the average Flora lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Flora life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Flora in 1951 was 39, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Flora

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Flora 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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