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Domes Name Meaning

Czech and Slovak: from the personal name Tomas (see Thomas), or a derivative of a Slavic personal name formed with doma ‘home’ (see Doman). Alternatively, possibly a variant of French Dome.

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


Similar surnames: Tomes, Domek, Dome, Doles, Romes, Comes, Domer, Gomes, Domen, Dobesh

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Where is the Domes family from?

You can see how Domes families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Domes family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1841 and 1920. The most Domes families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1880 there were 11 Domes families living in Minnesota. This was about 41% of all the recorded Domes's in the USA. Minnesota had the highest population of Domes families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Domes surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Domes ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Stenographer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Domes. 36% of Domes men worked as a Laborer and 20% of Domes women worked as a Stenographer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Domes were Stock Boy and Maid.

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    36%
  • Farmer
    21%
  • Clerk
    8%
  • Stock Boy
    6%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Stenographer
    20%
  • Waitress
    15%
  • Housework
    15%
  • Maid
    10%
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Census Records

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Domes. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Domes census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 392 immigration records available for the last name Domes. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 566 military records available for the last name Domes. For the veterans among your Domes ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Domes lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2002, in the United States, Domes life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Domes in 1950 was 41, and 74 in 2002.

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