Follmer Family History

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Follmer Name Meaning

German (also Föllmer): variant spelling of Vollmer.

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


Similar surnames: Fullmer, Folmer, Volkmer, Vollmar, Killmer, Ullmer, Hillmer, Fogler

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Follmer Family Origin

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Follmer Family Occupations

What did your Follmer ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Follmer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 31% of Follmer's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Follmer. A less common occupation for the Follmer family was Agent Real.

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  • Farmer

    31%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Agent Real

    3%

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Follmer Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Follmer. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Follmer 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 Follmer. 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 Follmer. For the veterans among your Follmer ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Follmer Life Expectancy

What is the average Follmer lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Follmer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1948, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Follmer in 1948 was 49, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Follmer

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Follmer 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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