Tompson Family History

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Tompson Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Tom, a short form of the personal name Thomas.

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

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Tompson Family Origin

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Tompson Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    43%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Farm Laborer

    6%
  • Farming

    5%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Tompson. A less common occupation for the Tompson family was Farming. The most common Tompson occupation in the USA was Farmer. 43% of Tompson's were Farmers.

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Tompson Historical Records

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Tompson Life Expectancy

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