When Amanda Florence Magdalena Flook was born in March 1866, in Washington, Maryland, United States, her father, Joshua Howard Flook, was 24 and her mother, Lydia Ann Malinda Flook, was 23. She married Silas E. Miller about 1895, in Washington, Maryland, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She lived in Pleasant Valley, Washington, Maryland, United States in 1880 and District 8, Washington, Maryland, United States for about 10 years. She died on 26 December 1944, in Boonsboro, Washington, Maryland, United States, at the age of 78, and was buried in Boonsboro, Washington, Maryland, United States.
English: perhaps from a Middle English survival of the Old Norse personal name Flóki, originally a byname meaning ‘tuft of hair, knot of hair’ or an ‘outspoken, enterprising’ man.
English: nickname or metonymic occupational name from Middle English flok, fluke, flewke (Old English flōc) ‘flatfish: fluke or flounder; plaice’, either for someone who caught or sold such fish, or for someone thought to resemble one.
Altered form of German Fluck .