Gom Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

Similar surnames: Som, Rom, Om, Dom, Tom, Hom, Kim, Son, Ko, Ham

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Gom Family Origin

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Gom Family Occupations

What did your Gom ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer and Laborer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Gom. The most common Gom occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Gom's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Gom ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Gom Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 767 census records available for the last name Gom. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gom census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 672 immigration records available for the last name Gom. 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 Card

There are 123 military records available for the last name Gom. For the veterans among your Gom ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gom Life Expectancy

What is the average Gom lifespan?

Between 1973 and 1994, in the United States, Gom life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1994, and highest in 1973. The average life expectancy for Gom in 1973 was 75, and 47 in 1994.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gom ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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