Folkers Family History

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Folkers Name Meaning

German: variant of Folkerts.

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

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Folkers Family Origin

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Folkers Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Dairyman

    8%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Butcher

    4%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Folkers family was Butcher. The most common Folkers occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Folkers's were Farmers. Farmer, Dairyman and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Folkers.

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Folkers Historical Records

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Folkers Life Expectancy

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Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
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Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
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