Thomes Family History

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Thomes Name Meaning

German: from a pet form of the personal name Thomas.

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


Similar surnames: Thomen, Tomes, Thomey, Thome, Thomas, Thoms, Thums, Tomek, Romes

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Thomes Family Origin

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Thomes Family Occupations

What did your Thomes ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Thomes. The most common Thomes occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Thomes's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Thomes family was Farm Laborer.

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Carpenter

    6%
  • Farm Laborer

    6%

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

Thomes Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Thomes Life Expectancy

What is the average Thomes lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Thomes life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Thomes in 1954 was 56, and 68 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Thomes

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Thomes 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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