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Thousand Name Meaning

Possibly a translation of Italian Mille, ostensibly from the vocabulary word meaning ‘thousand’, but more probably derived from a reduced form of a personal name such as Camilla or Emilia.

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

Similar surnames: Toland, Holland, Housand, Thumann, Thorman, Hobson, Troiano, Homstad

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Thousand Family Origin

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Thousand Family Occupations

What did your Thousand ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Cooper, Farmer and Teamster were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Thousand. A less common occupation for the Thousand family was Blacksmith. The most common Thousand occupation in the USA was Cooper. 25% of Thousand's were Coopers.

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  • Cooper

  • Farmer

  • Teamster

  • Blacksmith


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

Thousand Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 986 census records available for the last name Thousand. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Thousand 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 56 immigration records available for the last name Thousand. 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 342 military records available for the last name Thousand. For the veterans among your Thousand ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Thousand Life Expectancy

What is the average Thousand lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Thousand life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1993, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Thousand in 1963 was 84, and 70 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Thousand 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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