Flores Family History

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Flores Name Meaning

Spanish: from the plural of flor ‘flower’.

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

Similar surnames: Floren, Floria, Lares, Florez, Amores, Floro, Loren, Fornes, Flori

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Flores Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Flores name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Flores. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • Native American—North, Central, South


  • Spain


  • England & Wales


  • Portugal


  • Ireland & Scotland


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Flores Family Origin

Where is the Flores family from?

Flores Family Occupations

What did your Flores ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Flores occupation in the USA was Laborer. 35% of Flores's were Laborers. Laborer, Farmer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Flores. A less common occupation for the Flores family was Farm Laborer.

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  • Laborer

  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Farm Laborer


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

Flores Historical Records

What Flores family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 292,000 census records available for the last name Flores. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Flores 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 116,000 immigration records available for the last name Flores. 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 30,000 military records available for the last name Flores. For the veterans among your Flores ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Flores Life Expectancy

What is the average Flores lifespan?

Between 1940 and 2004, in the United States, Flores life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Flores in 1940 was 45, and 68 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Flores

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Flores 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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