Follett Family History

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Follett Name Meaning

English: nickname for a foolish or eccentric person, from a diminutive of Foll, from Old French fol ‘mad’, ‘stupid’ (Late Latin follis, originally a noun denoting any of various objects filled with air, but later transferred to vain and empty-headed notions).

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


Similar surnames: Follette, Tollett, Folley, Bullett, Collett, Mollet, Wollett, Pallett

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Follett Family Origin

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Follett Family Occupations

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  • Labourer

    29%
  • Clerk

    14%
  • Clothier

    14%
  • Malster

    14%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Follett family was Malster. The most common Follett occupation in Canada was Labourer. 29% of Follett's were Labourers. Labourer, Clerk and Clothier were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Follett.

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Follett Historical Records

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Follett Life Expectancy

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