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Where is the Forkey family from?
You can see how Forkey families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Forkey family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1851 and 1920. The most Forkey families were found in USA in 1880. In 1880 there were 64 Forkey families living in New York. This was about 57% of all the recorded Forkey's in USA. New York had the highest population of Forkey families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Forkey surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
In 1940, Laborer and Housework were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Forkey. 40% of Forkey men worked as a Laborer and 40% of Forkey women worked as a Housework. Some less common occupations for Americans named Forkey were Machinist and Machine Operator. .