Follman Family History

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Follman Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Vollmann, from the personal name Volkmann. Jewish (Ashkenazic): of uncertain origin.

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


Similar surnames: Folkman, Wollman, Pollman, Fellman, Rollman, Zollman, Collman

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Follman Family Origin

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Follman Family Occupations

What did your Follman ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Laundress Private and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Follman. 34% of Follman men worked as a Laundress Private and 50% of Follman women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Follman were Table Knife Cutler and Machine Operator

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Laundress Private
    34%
  • Machinist ladies
    34%
  • Table Knife Cutler
    34%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    50%
  • Laundress
    25%
  • Machine Operator
    25%

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

Follman Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Follman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Follman 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 207 immigration records available for the last name Follman. 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 239 military records available for the last name Follman. For the veterans among your Follman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Follman Life Expectancy

What is the average Follman lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Follman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Follman in 1945 was 20, and 67 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Follman

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