Tonga Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

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Tonga Family Origin

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Tonga Family Occupations

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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Tonga ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Tailor

    50%

In 1880, Farmer and Tailor were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Tonga. The most common Tonga occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Tonga's were Farmers.

Source: Census data for Tonga | Data not to scale

Tonga Historical Records

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Tonga Life Expectancy

What is the average Tonga lifespan?

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United States

Between 1966 and 2004, Tonga life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1980, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Tonga in 1966 was 73, and 89 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Tonga

Famous Tonga Family

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James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)

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