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Where is the Tomlinson family from?
You can see how Tomlinson families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Tomlinson family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Tomlinson families were found in the UK in 1891. In 1911 there were 426 Tomlinson families living in Ontario. This was about 63% of all the recorded Tomlinson's in Canada. Ontario had the highest population of Tomlinson families in 1911.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Tomlinson surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
What did your Tomlinson ancestors do for a living?
In 1921, Farmer and Stenographer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Tomlinson. 36% of Tomlinson men worked as a Farmer and 14% of Tomlinson women worked as a Stenographer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Tomlinson were Machinist and Nurse.