Gomez Name Meaning

Spanish (Gómez): from a medieval personal name, probably of Visigothic origin, from guma ‘man’. Compare Gomes.

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


Similar surnames: Gomes, Gamez, Gole, Lopez, Tome, Gonet, Tomes, Homer, Goel, Gamet

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Gomez Family Origin

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Gomez Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    26%
  • Farmer

    12%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Farm Laborer

    6%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Gomez family was Farm Laborer. Laborer, Farmer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gomez. The most common Gomez occupation in the USA was Laborer. 26% of Gomez's were Laborers.

Source: Census data for Gomez | Data not to scale

Gomez Historical Records

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Gomez Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1941 and 2004, Gomez life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1943, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Gomez in 1941 was 37, and 67 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gomez

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