Loomis Family History

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Loomis Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a lost place near Bury in Lancashire, recorded in the Middle Ages as Lumhalghs, and apparently named with the Old English elements lumm ‘pool’ + halh ‘nook’, ‘recess’.

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


Similar surnames: Coombs, Coombe, Look, Loose, Louis, Lomas, Somes, Lois, Loos, Woodis

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Loomis Family Origin

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Loomis Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    32%
  • Seamstress

    11%
  • Dom Servant

    5%
  • Farmer Son

    5%

In 1881, Farmer, Seamstress and Dom Servant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Loomis. A less common occupation for the Loomis family was Farmer Son. The most common Loomis occupation in Canada was Farmer. 32% of Loomis's were Farmers.

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Loomis Historical Records

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Loomis Life Expectancy

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