Folkert Family History

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Folkert Name Meaning

German: Frisian form of Volkert.

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

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Folkert Family Origin

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Folkert Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Laborer

    33%
  • Cooper

    8%
  • Dry Goods Clerk

    8%

In 1880, the most common Folkert occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Folkert's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Cooper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Folkert. A less common occupation for the Folkert family was Dry Goods Clerk.

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Folkert Historical Records

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Folkert Life Expectancy

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