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Folkers Family Origin

Where is the Folkers family from?

Folkers Family Occupations

What did your Folkers ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Dairyman

    8%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Butcher

    4%

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

Folkers Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Folkers. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Folkers census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Folkers

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Folkers. 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 Folkers. For the veterans among your Folkers ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Folkers Life Expectancy

What is the average Folkers lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Folkers life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1964, and highest in 1966. The average life expectancy for Folkers in 1960 was 61, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Folkers

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Folkers 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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