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Where is the Foulkes family from?
You can see how Foulkes families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Foulkes family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Foulkes families were found in United Kingdom in 1891. In 1891 there were 812 Foulkes families living in Lancashire. This was about 28% of all the recorded Foulkes's in United Kingdom. Lancashire had the highest population of Foulkes families in 1891.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Foulkes surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
In 1939, General Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the United Kingdom named Foulkes. 12% of Foulkes men worked as a General Labourer and 69% of Foulkes women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Foulkes were Farmer and Incapacitated. .