Faulkingham Family History

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Faulkingham Name Meaning

English (Yorkshire): evidently a habitational name from an unidentified place, perhaps Falkenham in Suffolk, which is named from an Old English personal name, Falta (+ genitive -n) + Old English ham .

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


Similar surnames: Allingham, Fillingham, Dillingham, Gillingham, Ellingham, Walsingham

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Faulkingham Family Origin

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Faulkingham Family Occupations

What did your Faulkingham ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Faulkingham family was Mariner. Fisherman, Master Mariner and Farming & Fishing were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Faulkingham. The most common Faulkingham occupation in the USA was Fisherman. 29% of Faulkingham's were Fishermans.

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  • Fisherman

    29%
  • Master Mariner

    29%
  • Farming & Fishing

    14%
  • Mariner

    14%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Faulkingham ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Faulkingham Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Faulkingham. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Faulkingham 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Faulkingham. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Faulkingham. For the veterans among your Faulkingham ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Faulkingham Life Expectancy

What is the average Faulkingham lifespan?

Between 1966 and 2004, in the United States, Faulkingham life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1989, and highest in 1972. The average life expectancy for Faulkingham in 1966 was 82, and 66 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Faulkingham

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Faulkingham 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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