2,412 VOLKER members around the world
Stay informed about VOLKER Family online & offline events!
See our recent family gatherings
VOLKER Family HistoryRecorded in over forty spelling forms ranging from Folk, Folke, Volk, Volke, Volkes, Volker, Volkers, Volkel, Folkel, Voltz, Volkelts, Volkaerts, Volkert, Volkmann, Volkering, Volsch, Volser, and many others, this is a surname of Germanic origins. It derives from the pre 7th century word "folk" which implies a tribe, and which in turn became a popular baptismal name before developing as a surname after the 13th century. To the base form and over the centuries, has been added many different suffix elements usually implying the patronymic "son of" or the diminutive "little".
Who have we missed?
Tell us about any famous VOLKER (or surname variant) you think we should add here. We will get our genealogists to check them out and add them to the list. Thanks!
Join the conversation with the VOLKER tribe
- Find your VOLKER ancestor
- Tell us about your VOLKER Family
- Tell us about your VOLKER ancestors
- Ask a question about the VOLKER history
- Leave a message for VOLKER family members
Invite more VOLKER family members!
Write an email address and click 'Invite' to share this page with more members of the VOLKER tribe.
Family Coat of Arms Generator
Why not see what your family crest could look like based on your own family characteristics?Create Crest