Folkes Family History
Folkes Surname History
This page is the home for a detailed history of the Folkes family name, Folkes etymology, and records of Folkes family members. Folkes family history has rich origins of which the particulars have been accumulated over the years by Folkes family researchers. The Folkes family name is an old family line that has spread all across the world over the centuries, and as the name Folkes has spread, it has changed making its origin difficult to uncover.
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The evolution of Folkes starts with the origins of thefamily name. Even in the earliest days of a name there are variations in that single name simply because last names were infrequently written down at that stage in history.
It was not uncommon for a family name to change as it enters a new country or language. As these families moved between countries and languages, the Folkes name may have changed with them. Folkes family members have travelled around different countries all throughout history.
Folkes country of origin
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The nationality of Folkes is often difficult to determine in cases which countries change over time, leaving the nation of origin indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Folkes may be difficult to determine as result of whether the surname came in to being naturally and independently in different locales; for example, in the case of names that come from a profession, which can come into being in multiple countries independently (such as the last name "Fisher" which was given to fishermen).
Meaning of the last name Folkes
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The meaning of Folkes come may come from a craft, such as the name "Carpenter" which was given to woodworkers. Some of these craft-based family names might be a profession in another language. Because of this it is good to understand the ethnicity of a name, and the languages spoken by its ancestors. Many western names like Folkes originate from religious texts like the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, and other related texts. Often these names relate to a religious phrase such as "Lamb of God".
- Calvin M Folkes 1921 - 2005
- Dorothy L Folkes 1928 - 2008
- Madge D Folkes 1943 - 1994
- Daphne Folkes 1927 - 2010
- Karen Folkes
- Martha Folkes 1892 - 1980
- Warren F Folkes 1915 - 1988
- Louis D Folkes 1967 - 1993
- George M Folkes 1930 - 2004
- Amanda Folkes 1898 - 1984
- William Folkes 1897 - 1973
- Michael S Folkes 1971 - 2009
- Elizabeth Folkes
- Nora K Folkes 1902 - 1993
- Josephine Folkes 1933 - 1975
- Phyllis R Folkes 1918 - 2010
- John J Folkes 1940 - 2003
- Mcdonald Folkes 1898 - 1984
- Neville Folkes 1914 - 1982
- Ivan B Folkes 1950 - 1997
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Famous people named Folkes
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Nationality and Ethnicity of Folkes
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We do not have a record of the primary ethnicity of the name Folkes. Many surnames travel around the world throughout the ages, making their original nationality and ethnicity difficult to trace.
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Folkes spelling variations
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In the past, when few people knew how to write, names such as Folkes were transcribed based on their pronunciation when people's names were recorded in court, church, and government records. This could have led to misspellings of Folkes. Knowing spelling variations and alternate spellings of the Folkes last name are important to understanding the etymology of the name. Family names like Folkes vary in their spelling as they travel across villages, family unions, and eras over generations.