Bomba Family History

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Bomba Name Meaning

Portuguese, Spanish, Polish, Ukrainian, Czech, and Slovak: from bomba ‘bomb’, (Latin bombus), hence probably a nickname for someone with an explosive temperament, or a metonymic occupational name for an artilleryman.

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


Similar surnames: Lomba, Baba, Boda, Bob, Bobo, Barba, Borba, Biba, Bobak, Bonta

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Bomba Family Origin

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Bomba Family Occupations

What did your Bomba ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Maid were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Bomba. 16% of Bomba men worked as a Laborer and 10% of Bomba women worked as a Maid. Some less common occupations for Americans named Bomba were Machine Operator and New Worker

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    16%
  • Farmer
    4%
  • Truck Driver
    4%
  • Machine Operator
    4%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Maid
    10%
  • Housewife
    6%
  • Machine Operator
    4%
  • New Worker
    4%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Bomba Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Bomba. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bomba census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Bomba. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 790 military records available for the last name Bomba. For the veterans among your Bomba ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bomba Life Expectancy

What is the average Bomba lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Bomba life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1969, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Bomba in 1962 was 77, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bomba

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bomba ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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