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Thomaston Name Meaning

Scottish: habitational name from a place so named in Strathclyde region. The surname is no longer found in Britain.

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


Similar surnames: Thomason, Houston, Thomas, Thornton, Holston, Hogston, Horton, Marton

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Thomaston Family Origin

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Thomaston Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    31%
  • Farming

    23%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Tenant

    8%

In 1880, the most common Thomaston occupation in the USA was Farmer. 31% of Thomaston's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Thomaston family was Tenant. Farmer, Farming and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Thomaston.

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Thomaston Life Expectancy

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