Follin Family History

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Follin Name Meaning

English: nickname from a diminutive of Old French folet ‘fool’. Irish: unexplained; possibly a variant of Phelan, itself a variant of Whelan. Swedish and Danish: from a short form of Follinius, a humanistic name of unexplained origin.

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


Similar surnames: Collin, Fellin, Fallin, Rollin, Molin, Ballin, Joslin, Bollin, Forkin

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Follin Family Origin

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Follin Family Occupations

What did your Follin ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Follin family was Laborer. The most common Follin occupation in the USA was Farmer. 43% of Follin's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Follin.

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  • Farmer

    43%
  • Keeping House

    11%
  • Carpenter

    7%
  • Laborer

    7%

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Follin Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Follin ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Follin Life Expectancy

What is the average Follin lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, Follin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1969. The average life expectancy for Follin in 1958 was 55, and 79 in 2004.

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