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Folkner Family Origin

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Folkner Family Occupations

What did your Folkner ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Farming

    7%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Carpenter

    4%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Folkner family was Carpenter. The most common Folkner occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Folkner's were Farmers. Farmer, Farming and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Folkner.

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Folkner Historical Records

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Folkner Life Expectancy

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