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Origins of the Flatman surname

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About the Flatmans

We have a total number of 5489 records for people with the last name Flatman.

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Where do most Flatmans live?

In 1921, most Flatmans lived in London.

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Interesting facts about Flatmans

How common is your surname?

You have a rare surname! It's not in the top 1000 UK surnames!

We have 5,220 records for the Flatman surname. The oldest one dates back to 1850.

Who were Flatmans most likely to marry?

Our Marriage record sets tell us which families married Flatmans.

What are the most common Flatman first names?

  • John
  • William
  • Elizabeth
  • Mary

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Common jobs for Flatmans

Men and women often performed different types of jobs, so these are displayed by gender to maintain their historical accuracy.

Common Female occupations for Flatmans in 1921


Domestic Servant




General Servant Domestic


General Servant


Common Male occupations for Flatmans in 1921
Agricultural Labourer






Farm Labourer




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