Tomer Family History

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Tomer Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): from the Yiddish female personal name Tomer, the Biblical name Tamar (Genesis 38:6).

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


Similar surnames: Tober, Tome, Tomes, Omer, Romer, Toder, Kober, Komer, Tozer, Tamer

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Tomer Family Origin

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Tomer Family Occupations

What did your Tomer ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Tomer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 27% of Tomer's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Tomer family was Keeping House. Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Tomer.

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  • Farmer

    27%
  • Laborer

    12%
  • Carpenter

    5%
  • Keeping House

    5%

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

Tomer Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 8,000 census records available for the last name Tomer. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Tomer 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 Tomer

Passenger List

There are 726 immigration records available for the last name Tomer. 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 Tomer. For the veterans among your Tomer ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Tomer Life Expectancy

What is the average Tomer lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Tomer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 1970. The average life expectancy for Tomer in 1950 was 41, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Tomer

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Tomer 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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