Tomme Name Meaning

North German: probably from a short form of the personal name Thomas.

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


Similar surnames: Temme, Tome, Homme, Tom, Tamm, Remme, Tomes, Demme, Romm, Emme

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Tomme Family Origin

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Tomme Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    67%
  • Shoemaker

    22%
  • Clerk

    11%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Tomme family was Clerk. Farmer and Shoemaker were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Tomme. The most common Tomme occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Tomme's were Farmers.

Source: Census data for Tomme | Data not to scale

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Tomme Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1963 and 2004, Tomme life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1991, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Tomme in 1963 was 80, and 74 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Tomme

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