Thomen Family History

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Thomen Name Meaning

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

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

Similar surnames: Thomsen, Thommen, Thomes, Thoen, Thome, Thomey, Tholen, Tomes

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Thomen Family Origin

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Thomen Family Occupations

What did your Thomen ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Thomen. 20% of Thomen men worked as a Laborer and 67% of Thomen women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Thomen were Mill Laborer and Clerk

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Truck Driver
  • Farmer
  • Mill Laborer

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
  • Clerk

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

Thomen Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Thomen. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Thomen 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 938 immigration records available for the last name Thomen. 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 302 military records available for the last name Thomen. For the veterans among your Thomen ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Thomen Life Expectancy

What is the average Thomen lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Thomen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1975, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Thomen in 1957 was 53, and 91 in 2004.

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