Follman Family History

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Follman Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Vollmann, from the personal name Volkmann. Jewish (Ashkenazic): of uncertain origin.

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


Similar surnames: Folkman, Wollman, Pollman, Fellman, Rollman, Zollman, Collman

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Follman Family Origin

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Follman Family Occupations

What did your Follman ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Follman family was Dry Goods Merchant. The most common Follman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Follman's were Farmers. Farmer, Blacksmith and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Follman.

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Blacksmith

    11%
  • Carpenter

    11%
  • Dry Goods Merchant

    11%

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Follman Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Follman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Follman census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Follman. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Follman. For the veterans among your Follman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Follman Life Expectancy

What is the average Follman lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Follman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Follman in 1945 was 20, and 67 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Follman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Follman ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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