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Tomala Family History

Tomala Name Meaning
Polish: from a derivative of the personal name Tomasz (see Thomas).Puruha-Mochica: in northern Ecuador, unexplained.probably also from a language from the Philippine Islands, unexplained.

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

4,866 Historical Documents with Tomala on Ancestry.com
2,316 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
210 Military Records
433 Immigration Records
876 Census and Voter Lists
1,031 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Tomala Families

  • Number of Tomala families
     7 - 12
     3 - 6
     1 - 2
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Tomala families
     3 - 2
     2 - 2
     1
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Tomala last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Tomala Family Origin

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Tomala Immigration Information

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Average Life Expectancy for Tomala

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Tomala Family Occupations

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