Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Folwell Family Origin

Where is the Folwell family from?

SHOW MORE

Folwell Family Occupations

What did your Folwell ancestors do for a living?

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

SHOW MORE
  • Farmer

    33%
  • Merchant

    33%
  • Store Clerk

    33%

In 1881, Farmer and Merchant were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Folwell. The most common Folwell occupation in Canada was Farmer. 33% of Folwell's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Folwell family was Store Clerk.

Source: Census data for Folwell | Data not to scale

Folwell Historical Records

What Folwell family records will you find?

Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Folwell ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

Search 1881 Canadian census records for Folwell

Solve your own mystery as you explore your history.

Folwell Life Expectancy

What is the average Folwell lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Folwell 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.

SHOW MORE

United States

Famous Folwell Family

Is anyone famous hiding in your tree?

SHOW MORE
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)

Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Look up another name