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Tomeo Name Meaning

Italian: from a reduced form of the personal name Bartolomeo (see Bartholomew).

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


Similar surnames: Tome, Romeo, Tomes, Tomek, Tolomeo, Tomko, Meo, Tomer, Toma, Toomey

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Where is the Tomeo family from?

You can see how Tomeo families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Tomeo family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Canada between 1891 and 1920. The most Tomeo families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1920 there were 11 Tomeo families living in New York. This was about 37% of all the recorded Tomeo's in the USA. New York had the highest population of Tomeo families in 1920.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Tomeo surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Tomeo ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Cashier were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Tomeo. 35% of Tomeo men worked as a Laborer.

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    35%
  • Salesman
    16%
  • New Worker
    16%
  • Clerk
    12%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Cashier
    100%
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What Tomeo family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Tomeo. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Tomeo census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 488 immigration records available for the last name Tomeo. 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 Cards

There are 495 military records available for the last name Tomeo. For the veterans among your Tomeo ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Tomeo lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Tomeo life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Tomeo in 1945 was 29, and 76 in 2004.

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