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Tomich Name Meaning

Americanized form of Croatian and Serbian Tomić and Slovenian Tomič (see Tomic ).

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


Similar surnames: Tomac, Rodich, Rozich, Polich, Tomsic, Bobich, Bolich, Kosich, Rosich

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Where is the Tomich family from?

You can see how Tomich families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Tomich family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1871 and 1920. The most Tomich families were found in USA in 1920. In 1880 there was 1 Tomich family living in California. This was 100% of all the recorded Tomich's in USA. California had the highest population of Tomich families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Tomich surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Tomich ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Stenographer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Tomich. 26% of Tomich men worked as a Laborer and 20% of Tomich women worked as a Stenographer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Tomich were Clerk and Housework. .

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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
    26%
  • Miner
    9%
  • New Worker
    6%
  • Clerk
    6%

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Stenographer
    20%
  • Maid
    16%
  • Waitress
    12%
  • Housework
    12%
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Census Records

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Tomich. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Tomich 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Tomich. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Tomich. For the veterans among your Tomich ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Tomich lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Tomich life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Tomich in 1949 was 63, and 78 in 2004.

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