Faulds Family History

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Faulds Name Meaning

English: variant of Folds. Scottish: habitational name from any of various places called Faulds, as for example in Ayrshire, Lanarkshire, and Perth.

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

Similar surnames: Fauls, Foulds, Paules, Faulks, Pauls, Fallis, Foulks, Faul, Vales

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Faulds Family Origin

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Faulds Family Occupations

What did your Faulds ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Faulds family was Grocer. Coal Miner, Carter and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Faulds. The most common Faulds occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 10% of Faulds's were Coal Miners.

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  • Coal Miner

  • Carter

  • Labourer

  • Grocer


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

Faulds Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 14,000 census records available for the last name Faulds. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Faulds 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Faulds. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, 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 Faulds. For the veterans among your Faulds ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Faulds Life Expectancy

What is the average Faulds lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Faulds life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1948, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Faulds in 1948 was 40, and 84 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Faulds

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Faulds 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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