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Forker Name Meaning

Scottish: variant of Farquhar. German: variant of Volker.

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


Similar surnames: Folker, Forrer, Horter, Horner, Foraker, Folkers, Forner, Florer

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Forker Family Origin

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Forker Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Merchant

    33%
  • Student

    33%

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

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Forker Historical Records

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Forker Life Expectancy

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