Tomey Name Meaning

Spanish and Aragonese: probably from a derivative of the personal name Tomás (see Thomas).

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


Similar surnames: Tomes, Tome, Tomek, Tormey, Tomer, Tomeo, Tobey, Tovey, Thomey, Gomez

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Tomey Family Origin

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Tomey Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Farm Laborer

    4%

In 1880, the most common Tomey occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Tomey's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Tomey. A less common occupation for the Tomey family was Farm Laborer.

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Tomey Historical Records

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Tomey Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1960 and 2004, Tomey life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1972, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Tomey in 1960 was 58, and 87 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Tomey

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