Folkestad Family History

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Folkestad Name Meaning

Norwegian: habitational name from any of five farmsteads named with the personal name Folke + stad (from Old Norse staðr ‘farmstead’, ‘dwelling’).

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


Similar surnames: Molstad, Folstad, Ellestad, Olstad, Kolstad, Falstad, Hillestad

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Folkestad Family Origin

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Folkestad Family Occupations

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Folkestad Historical Records

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