Folmsbee Family History

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Folmsbee Name Meaning

Origin unidentified. Compare Follansbee.

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


Similar surnames: Obee, Felsher, Follansbee, Combes, Silsbee, Olmsted, Forsee, Fooshee

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Folmsbee Family Origin

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Folmsbee Family Occupations

What did your Folmsbee ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Folmsbee family was Farm Laborer. The most common Folmsbee occupation in the USA was Farmer. 28% of Folmsbee's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Folmsbee.

View Census data for Folmsbee | Data not to scale

  • Farmer

    28%
  • Laborer

    16%
  • Carpenter

    12%
  • Farm Laborer

    12%

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

Folmsbee Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Folmsbee. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Folmsbee census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Folmsbee

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Folmsbee. 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 Folmsbee. For the veterans among your Folmsbee ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Folmsbee Life Expectancy

What is the average Folmsbee lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Folmsbee life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1982, and highest in 1972. The average life expectancy for Folmsbee in 1964 was 61, and 66 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Folmsbee

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Folmsbee 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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