Folkman Family History

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Folkman Name Meaning

Variant spelling of Jewish (Ashkenazic) or Americanized spelling of German Volkmann.

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


Similar surnames: Follman, Volkman, Feldman, Felman, Kolkman, Holzman, Goldman, Kolman

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Folkman Family Origin

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Folkman Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    29%
  • Keeping House

    18%
  • Laborer

    18%
  • Blacksmith

    6%

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In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Folkman. The most common Folkman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Folkman's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Folkman family was Blacksmith.

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Folkman Historical Records

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Folkman Life Expectancy

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