Follin Family History

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Follin Name Meaning

English: nickname from a diminutive of Old French folet ‘fool’. Irish: unexplained; possibly a variant of Phelan, itself a variant of Whelan. Swedish and Danish: from a short form of Follinius, a humanistic name of unexplained origin.

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


Similar surnames: Collin, Fellin, Fallin, Rollin, Molin, Ballin, Joslin, Bollin, Forkin

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Follin Family Origin

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Follin Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    43%
  • Keeping House

    11%
  • Carpenter

    7%
  • Laborer

    7%

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In 1880, the most common Follin occupation in the USA was Farmer. 43% of Follin's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Follin. A less common occupation for the Follin family was Laborer.

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Follin Historical Records

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Follin Life Expectancy

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