Folts Family History

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Folts Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Volz.

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


Similar surnames: Foltz, Fults, Holts, Fouts, Fultz, Folse, Dilts, Botts, Voltz, Gotts

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Folts Family Origin

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Folts Family Occupations

What did your Folts ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Folts family was Retired Farmer. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Folts. The most common Folts occupation in the USA was Farmer. 44% of Folts's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    44%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Keeping House

    9%
  • Retired Farmer

    4%

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

Folts Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Folts Life Expectancy

What is the average Folts lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Folts life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1982. The average life expectancy for Folts in 1953 was 61, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Folts

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Folts 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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