Folks Family History
Folks Surname History
This Folks research page contains the contributed history of the Folks surname made up of user-submitted content from users like you. Folks family history has a complex evolution whose details can be pieced together by Folks family researchers. The last name Folks is an old heredity that has migrated all across the world over the centuries, and as the Folks family has spread, it has changed making its etymology difficult to uncover.
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The evolution of Folks begins with the origins of thelast name. Even in the early generations of a name there are changes in that name simply because family names were infrequently written down back when few people could write.
It was not uncommon for a family name to change as it enters a new country or language. As Folks families moved between countries and languages, the Folks name may have changed with them. Folks family members have emigrated around the world all throughout history.
Folks country of origin
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The nationality of Folks may be difficult to determine because regional boundaries change over time, leaving the original nationality indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Folks may be difficult to determine depending on whether the name came about naturally and independently in multiple locales; for example, in the case of last names that come from a professional trade, which can come into being in multiple countries independently (such as the family name "Fisher" which was given to fishermen).
Meaning of the last name Folks
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The meaning of Folks come may come from a profession, such as the name "Dean" which may have been adopted by members of the clergy. Some of these profession-based surnames may be a profession in some other language. For this reason it is essential to understand the nationality of a name, and the languages spoken by its early ancestors. Many names like Folks originate from religious texts such as the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, and so on. Often these names relate to a religious expression such as "Lamb of God".
- Susan Folks
- Eric R Folks 1947 - 1997
- Pearl Folks 1908 - 1991
- Ernestine Folks 1921 - 1987
- Theresa Folks 1955 - 1985
- Charles Folks 1887 - 1975
- Leon Folks 1907 - 1978
- Abella Folks 1916 - 1978
- Harriet Folks Carson
- Stella Folks 1919 - 1974
- Wilhelmina Folks 1898 - 1968
- Hazel Folks 1903 - 1986
- Darrin Folks 1965 - 2004
- Bernice M Folks 1909 - 1996
- Susanna Folks 1914 - 2002
- James M Folks 1936 - 2004
- Burr Folks 1915 - 2000
- John Folks 1902 - 1982
- Millicent J Folks 1986 - 2011
- Anna Folks 1887 - 1974
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Famous people named Folks
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Nationality and Ethnicity of Folks
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We do not have a record of the primary ethnicity of the name Folks. Many surnames travel around the world throughout the ages, making their original nationality and ethnicity difficult to trace.
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Folks spelling variations
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In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Folks were transcribed based on how they were heard by a scribe when people's names were written in public records. This could have led to misspellings of Folks. Researching spelling variations and alternate spellings of the Folks family name are important to understanding the history of the name. Family names like Folks vary in their pronunciation and spelling as they travel across villages, family branches, and eras over time.