Thomen Family History

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Thomen Name Meaning

North German: patronymic from a short form of the personal name Thomas.

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

Similar surnames: Thomsen, Thommen, Thomes, Thoen, Thome, Thomey, Tholen, Tomes

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Thomen Family Origin

Where is the Thomen family from?

Thomen Family Occupations

What did your Thomen ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Carpenter and Day Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Thomen. The most common Thomen occupation in the USA was Farmer. 45% of Thomen's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Thomen family was Doctor.

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  • Farmer

  • Carpenter

  • Day Laborer

  • Doctor


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

Thomen Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Thomen. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Thomen 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Thomen. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Thomen. For the veterans among your Thomen ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Thomen Life Expectancy

What is the average Thomen lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Thomen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1975, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Thomen in 1957 was 53, and 91 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Thomen

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Thomen 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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