Folz Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Volz.

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


Similar surnames: Foltz, Folse, Holz, Wolz, Golz, Molz, Fulp, Voltz, Kole, Folck

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Folz Family Origin

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Folz Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Laborer

    5%
  • Contractor

    4%

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In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Folz. The most common Folz occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Folz's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Folz family was Contractor.

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Folz Historical Records

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Folz Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1954 and 2004, Folz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Folz in 1954 was 57, and 78 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Folz

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