Follen Family History

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Follen Name Meaning

English and Irish: apparently a variant spelling of Follin.

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


Similar surnames: Collen, Fallen, Follin, Mollen, Pollen, Bollen, Wollen, Fallin

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Follen Family Origin

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Follen Family Occupations

What did your Follen ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Farm Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Follen. 18% of Follen men worked as a Farm Labourer and 38% of Follen women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Follen were Agricultural Labourer and Bank Clerk

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Farm Labourer
    18%
  • Agricultural Labou
    4%
  • Agricultural Labour
    4%
  • Agricultural Labourer
    4%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    38%
  • Domestic Duties
    7%
  • Land Worker
    7%
  • Bank Clerk
    4%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Follen Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Follen. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Follen 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 478 immigration records available for the last name Follen. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Follen. For the veterans among your Follen ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Follen Life Expectancy

What is the average Follen lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Follen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2002, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Follen in 1959 was 48, and 85 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Follen

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Follen 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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