Follette Family History

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Follette Name Meaning

French Canadian spelling of French Follet, a nickname from Old French fol ‘mad’, ‘stupid’. Compare Lafollette.

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


Similar surnames: Follett, Boulette, Collette, Tollett, Forgette, Millette, Roulette

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Follette Family Origin

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Follette Family Occupations

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  • Soap Manufacturer

    15%
  • Clk In Office

    8%
  • Dressmaker

    8%
  • Foreman Jewelry Shop

    8%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Follette family was Foreman Jewelry Shop. The most common Follette occupation in the USA was Soap Manufacturer. 15% of Follette's were Soap Manufacturers. Soap Manufacturer, Clk In Office and Dressmaker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Follette.

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Follette Historical Records

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Follette Life Expectancy

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Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
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