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Tongs Family History

Tongs Name Meaning

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

12,541 Historical Documents with Tongs on Ancestry.com
2,876 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
104 Military Records
235 Immigration Records
1,364 Census and Voter Lists
7,962 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Tongs Families

  • Number of Tongs families
     1
     1
     1
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Tongs families
     18 - 33
     7 - 17
     1 - 6
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Tongs last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Tongs census records

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Tongs Family Origin

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Tongs Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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You can find out when most of the Tongs families immigrated to the United States. You can focus your search to immigration records dating from that era.

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Average Life Expectancy for Tongs

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family.

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Tongs Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Tongs census records

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Tongs Civil War Service Records

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