Flott Family History

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Flott Name Meaning

probably a short form of, for example, Flottmann or Flottweder, topographic names for someone who lived at a shallow crossing or ford, from Middle Low German vlot ‘shallow’. from an Old Saxon personal name formed with flod ‘flood’.

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


Similar surnames: Lott, Flatt, Slott, Plott, Flood, Ott, Lett, Flint, Blatt, Flett

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Flott Family Origin

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Flott Family Occupations

What did your Flott ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Flott family was Keeps A Brush Factory. The most common Flott occupation in the USA was Laborer. 44% of Flott's were Laborers. Laborer, Farmer and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Flott.

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  • Laborer

    44%
  • Farmer

    33%
  • Blacksmith

    11%
  • Keeps A Brush Factory

    11%

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

Flott Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Flott Life Expectancy

What is the average Flott lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Flott life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1980, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Flott in 1950 was 43, and 85 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Flott

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Flott 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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