Gomez Family History

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Gomez Name Meaning

Spanish (Gómez): from a medieval personal name, probably of Visigothic origin, from guma ‘man’. Compare Gomes.

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

Similar surnames: Gomes, Gamez, Gole, Lopez, Tome, Gonet, Tomes, Homer, Goel, Gamet

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Gomez Family Origin

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Gomez Family Occupations

What did your Gomez ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Student and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Gomez. 7% of Gomez men worked as a Student and 50% of Gomez women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Gomez were Domestic Servant and Buch Clerktypist

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Student
  • Baker
  • Carpenter joiner
  • Domestic Servant

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Domestic Servant
  • Private Means
  • Buch Clerktypist

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

Gomez Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 257,000 census records available for the last name Gomez. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gomez 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 159,000 immigration records available for the last name Gomez. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 25,000 military records available for the last name Gomez. For the veterans among your Gomez ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gomez Life Expectancy

What is the average Gomez lifespan?

Between 1941 and 2004, in the United States, Gomez life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1943, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Gomez in 1941 was 37, and 67 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gomez

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