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Fowlkes Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Foulks.

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


Similar surnames: Foulkes, Fowkes, Folkes, Folks, Fewkes, Foulke, Powles, Fowles

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Fowlkes Family Origin

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Fowlkes Family Occupations

What did your Fowlkes ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Fowlkes occupation in the USA was Farmer. 34% of Fowlkes's were Farmers. Farmer, Farming and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Fowlkes. A less common occupation for the Fowlkes family was Laborer.

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  • Farmer

    34%
  • Farming

    20%
  • Farm Laborer

    8%
  • Laborer

    6%

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Fowlkes Historical Records

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

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Fowlkes Life Expectancy

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Between 1942 and 2004, Fowlkes life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Fowlkes in 1942 was 51, and 74 in 2004.

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