Fowlkes Family History

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Fowlkes Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Foulks.

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


Similar surnames: Foulkes, Fowkes, Folkes, Folks, Fewkes, Foulke, Powles, Fowles

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Fowlkes Family Origin

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Fowlkes Family Occupations

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  • Barrack Labourer

    20%
  • Farmer's Widow

    20%
  • Formerly Accountant ((Gentleman))

    20%
  • Iron Moulder

    20%

In 1881, Barrack Labourer, Farmer's Widow and Formerly Accountant ((Gentleman)) were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Fowlkes. The most common Fowlkes occupation in the UK was Barrack Labourer. 20% of Fowlkes's were Barrack Labourers. A less common occupation for the Fowlkes family was Iron Moulder.

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Fowlkes Historical Records

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Fowlkes Life Expectancy

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