Folker One-Name Study


Summary of the family of
Richard Foker of Snettisham


Descendant chart Index of families

 
Generation 1

Richard Foker is the earliest reference to members of this family, and the name changes to Folker for his descendants. He married Elizabeth Jones and this is one of two "Folker" families that stem from Snettisham, so are likely to be connected.

 
Generation 2

Family of Richard Foker and Elizabeth Jones

Robert was born in Snettisham in 1799. He married Mary Ann Bird and they had seven sons and two daughters.

 

Generation 3

Family of Robert Folker and Mary Ann Bird

Richard Folker was born about 1830 but nothing is known of his life.

Jane Folker married Thomas Creasy and they had three sons.

Robert Folker married Jane Elizabeth Turner and they had five sons and five daughters. Robert and Jane emigrated to USA with some of their children.

John Folker was born in 1837 and was an Agricultural labourer in Ingoldisthorpe in 1851. Nothing more is known of him.

Timothy Folker was born in 1840 and was an Agricultural labourer in Ingoldisthorpe in 1851. Nothing more is known of him.

William Bird Folker was an Agricultural labourer in Ingoldisthorpe but nothing more is known of him after 1861.

Charles Folker is not known to have married. He was living in Cambridgeshire in 1871 and died in Scarborough in 1884.

Edward Folker is not known to have married and was living in Snettisham according to the census of 1861.

Mary Ann Bird Folker had son Lewis Edward Folker in 1871. She married James Robert Fiddy in 1879 and they had two sons and a daughter.

 

Generation 4

Family of Robert Folker and Jane Elizabeth Turner

Robert Turner Folker was born in Yorkshire in 1870 and died the same year.

Emma Folker was born in Yorkshire in 1872 and emigrated to USA.

Mary Ann Folker was born in Yorkshire in 1874.

Charles Folker was born in Yorkshire in 1876 and emigrated to USA where he married Agnes Marie O'Connor. They had one son and six daughters.

William Folker was born in Yorkshire in 1877 and emigrated to USA.

George Thomas Folker was born in Yorkshire in 1880.

Alice Folker was born in Yorkshire in 1884 and emigrated to USA.

Dora Clifton Folker was born in North Dakota, USA in 1888. She married Alexander Hart and they had a son.

Eva Folker was born in North Dakota, USA in 1888.

 

Family of Mary Ann Bird Folker

Lewis Edward Folker became a Blacksmith and married Emma Gent. They had seven sons and four daughters.

 

Generation 5

Family of Charles R Folker and Agnes Marie O'Connor

Gladys Folker was born in North Dakota, USA about 1908.

Eileen Folker was born in North Dakota, USA about 1909.

Irena Folker was born in North Dakota, USA about 1910.

Emma Folker was born in North Dakota, USA about 1910.

Eleanor Folker was born in North Dakota, USA about 1912.

Charles R Folker was born in North Dakota, USA about 1918.

Barbara N Folker was born in North Dakota, USA about 1931.

 

Family of Lewis Edward Folker and Emma Gent

Albert Edward Folker married Gladys Anne Baldwin and it is not thought they had any children.

Ernest Folker was born in 1898 and died the same year.

Grace Emma Folker was born in 1899 and never married.

Annie Maud Folker married Percy Briggs and they had son John.

George Reginald Folker married Dora Mellson and they had son Ronald C. He next married Florence Mollie Langley and they had three sons.

Louis Sidney Folker married Lenda Smith and they had two daughters.

Nellie Ada Folker was born in 1907.

Elsie May Folker married Charles-Marc Figeat in France. They had three sons and three daughters.

Percy John Folker married Phyllis Dorothy Bird and they had son John.

Walter Henry Folker married Evelyn Ruth Neale. It is not thought they had any children.

David Gordon Folker married Doris E Hutchinson and they had a son and a daughter.

 


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