Folck Family History

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Folck Name Meaning

German: variant spelling of Volk.

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

Similar surnames: Folk, Falck, Forck, Holck, Wolk, Yock, Polce, Bock, Fouch, Funck

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Folck Family Origin

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Folck Family Occupations

What did your Folck ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Folck family was Blacksmith. The most common Folck occupation in the USA was Farmer. 31% of Folck's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and B. Mason were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Folck.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • B. Mason

  • Blacksmith


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

Folck Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Folck. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Folck 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 179 immigration records available for the last name Folck. 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 415 military records available for the last name Folck. For the veterans among your Folck ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Folck Life Expectancy

What is the average Folck lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Folck life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Folck in 1952 was 32, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Folck

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Folck 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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