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Folkert Family Origin

Where is the Folkert family from?

Folkert Family Occupations

What did your Folkert ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Cooper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Folkert. A less common occupation for the Folkert family was Dry Goods Clerk. The most common Folkert occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Folkert's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Laborer

    33%
  • Cooper

    8%
  • Dry Goods Clerk

    8%

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

Folkert Historical Records

What Folkert family records will you find?

Census Record

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

Search 1881 Canadian census records for Folkert

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Folkert. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, 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 Folkert. For the veterans among your Folkert ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Folkert Life Expectancy

What is the average Folkert lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Folkert life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1980, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Folkert in 1962 was 72, and 68 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Folkert

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Folkert 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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