Tomes Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Tom, a short form of the personal name Thomas. Czech (Tomeš): from a variant of the personal name Tomáš (see Thomas). Spanish (Tomés): from a derivative of the personal name Tomás (see Thomas).

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


Similar surnames: Tome, Toles, Tomas, Domes, Toms, Tomey, Tomek, Romes, Thomes, Gomes

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Tomes Family Origin

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Tomes Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Governor

    33%
  • Labourer

    33%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Tomes family was Labourer. The most common Tomes occupation in Canada was Farmer. 33% of Tomes's were Farmers. Farmer and Governor were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Tomes.

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Tomes Historical Records

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Tomes Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1954 and 2004, Tomes life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Tomes in 1954 was 72, and 73 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Tomes

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