Felker Family History

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Felker Name Meaning

from a variant of the Germanic personal name Volker, composed of the elements folk ‘people’, ‘tribe’ + heri ‘army’. probably a variant of Fälker, itself a variant of Falkner.

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


Similar surnames: Volker, Recker, Weiker, Felkel, Felder, Felter, Folker, Welker

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Felker Family Origin

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Felker Family Occupations

What did your Felker ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Felker family was Farmer Son. The most common Felker occupation in Canada was Farmer. 64% of Felker's were Farmers. Farmer, Student and Farmer Retired were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Felker.

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  • Farmer

    64%
  • Student

    16%
  • Farmer Retired

    2%
  • Farmer Son

    2%

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Felker Historical Records

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

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Felker Life Expectancy

What is the average Felker lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, Felker life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1969. The average life expectancy for Felker in 1945 was 49, and 74 in 2004.

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