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Thomaston Family History

Thomaston Name Meaning
Scottish: habitational name from a place so named in Strathclyde region. The surname is no longer found in Britain. UK 0. OSGAZ.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press

16,488 Historical Documents with Thomaston on Ancestry.com
4,376 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
1,198 Military Records
158 Immigration Records
2,785 Census and Voter Lists
7,971 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Thomaston Families

  • Number of Thomaston families
     13 - 23
     5 - 12
     1 - 4
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Thomaston families
     8 - 14
     3 - 7
     1 - 2
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Number of Thomaston families
     2 - 1
     2 - 1
     1
     
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Thomaston Family Origin

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Thomaston Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Thomaston

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Thomaston Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

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Thomaston Civil War Service Records

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