Folk Surname History
The family history of the Folk last name is maintained by the AncientFaces community. Join the community by adding to to our knowldge of the Folk:
- Folk family history
- Folk country of origin, nationality, & ethnicity
- Folk last name meaning & etymology
- Folk spelling & pronunciation
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Folk Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Folk is often complicated to determine because country boundaries change over time, leaving the original nationality indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Folk may be difficult to determine depending on whether the name came about naturally and independently in various locales; e.g. in the case of family names that come from a profession, which can appear in multiple places independently (such as the family name "Dean" which may have been adopted by members of the clergy).
Folk Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Folk come may come from a profession, such as the name "Brewster" which refers to a female brewer. Some of these craft-based surnames may be a profession in some other language. This is why it is good to know the country of origin of a name, and the languages spoken by its ancestors. Many names like Folk come from religious texts like the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, and other related texts. Commonly these surnames relate to a religious sentiment such as "Grace of God".
Folk Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Folk were written down based on how they sounded when people's names were recorded in government records. This could have given rise misspellings of Folk. Understanding misspellings and spelling variations of the Folk family name are important to understanding the history of the name. Surnames like Folk transform in how they're spelled as they travel across villages, family unions, and languages over the years.
Last names similar to FolkFölk, Folka, Folkadotter, Folkadtr, Folkama, Folkamen, Folkamer, Folkamip, Folkammer, Folkamp, Folkan, Folkand, Folkard, Folkareli, Folkars, Folkart, Folkasdotter, Folkashek, Folkason, Folkastad
Folk Family Tree
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- Lydia (Folk) Wells 1859 - ?
- Naomi Folk 1932 - present
- Barbara Folk
- Ernestine Folk 1929 - present
- John Lee Folk 1900 - 1970
- Love McMillan Folk 1911 - 1928
- Johnnie Love Folk
- William Folk
- Flossie Eugenia Folk 1902 - 1971
- Reba Folk 1903 - 1906