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Thompkins Name Meaning

Altered spelling of Tompkins.

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


Similar surnames: Thoman, Shampine, Toppins, Boykins, Timmins, Chopin, Hosking

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Thompkins Family Origin

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Thompkins Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    36%
  • Laborer

    12%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Farm Laborer

    2%

In 1880, the most common Thompkins occupation in the USA was Farmer. 36% of Thompkins's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Thompkins. A less common occupation for the Thompkins family was Farm Laborer.

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Thompkins Historical Records

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Thompkins Life Expectancy

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