Tomlinson Family History

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Tomlinson Name Meaning

English: patronymic from the personal name Tomlin.

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

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Tomlinson Family Origin

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Tomlinson Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Laborer

    5%
  • Farming

    3%

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

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Tomlinson Historical Records

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Tomlinson Life Expectancy

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