Folts Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Volz.

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


Similar surnames: Foltz, Fults, Holts, Fouts, Fultz, Folse, Dilts, Botts, Voltz, Gotts

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Folts Family Origin

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Folts Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    44%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Keeping House

    9%
  • Retired Farmer

    4%

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In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Folts. A less common occupation for the Folts family was Retired Farmer. The most common Folts occupation in the USA was Farmer. 44% of Folts's were Farmers.

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Folts Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1953 and 2004, Folts life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1982. The average life expectancy for Folts in 1953 was 61, and 79 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Folts

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