Fulkerson Family History

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Fulkerson Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Volkertsen, a north German patronymic from Volkert.

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

Similar surnames: Duerson, Elberson, Halverson, Gunnerson, Holverson, Gunderson

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Fulkerson Family Origin

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Fulkerson Family Occupations

What did your Fulkerson ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Fulkerson. 18% of Fulkerson men worked as a Farmer and 7% of Fulkerson women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Fulkerson were Truck Driver and Clerk

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Salesman
  • Truck Driver

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
  • Teacher
  • Housekeeper
  • Clerk

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

Fulkerson Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 26,000 census records available for the last name Fulkerson. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Fulkerson 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 875 immigration records available for the last name Fulkerson. 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 5,000 military records available for the last name Fulkerson. For the veterans among your Fulkerson ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Fulkerson Life Expectancy

What is the average Fulkerson lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Fulkerson life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1946, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Fulkerson in 1946 was 39, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Fulkerson

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Fulkerson ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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