Tomb Family History

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Tomb Name Meaning

Irish or English: perhaps a variant spelling of Tom.

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


Similar surnames: Comb, Tombs, Toms, Toye, Lumb, Romp, Combs, Tow, Topp, Tom

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Tomb Family Origin

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Tomb Family Occupations

What did your Tomb ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Tomb family was Book Keeping. Farmer, Keeping House and At Home were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Tomb. The most common Tomb occupation in the USA was Farmer. 52% of Tomb's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    52%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • At Home

    2%
  • Book Keeping

    2%

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

Tomb Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Tomb. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Tomb census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Tomb

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Tomb. 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 Tomb. For the veterans among your Tomb ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Tomb Life Expectancy

What is the average Tomb lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Tomb life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1964. The average life expectancy for Tomb in 1956 was 45, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Tomb

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Tomb 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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