Felker Family History

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Felker Name Meaning

from a variant of the Germanic personal name Volker, composed of the elements folk ‘people’, ‘tribe’ + heri ‘army’. probably a variant of Fälker, itself a variant of Falkner.

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


Similar surnames: Volker, Recker, Weiker, Felkel, Felder, Felter, Folker, Welker

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Felker Family Origin

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Felker Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Carpenter

    3%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Felker family was Carpenter. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Felker. The most common Felker occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Felker's were Farmers.

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Felker Historical Records

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Felker Life Expectancy

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