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Thames Name Meaning

English: apparently a topographic name for someone who lived by the river so named in southeastern England.

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


Similar surnames: Hames, Hamel, Hamer, Ohmes, Chaves, Haimes, Tomes, Harmes, Shames

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Thames Family Origin

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Thames Family Occupations

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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Thames ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

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  • Carman Out Of Employ

    13%
  • Cellarman

    13%
  • Clog Dealer Shoe

    13%
  • Engineer

    13%

In 1881, the most common Thames occupation in the UK was Carman Out Of Employ. 13% of Thames's were Carman Out Of Employs. Carman Out Of Employ, Cellarman and Clog Dealer Shoe were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Thames. A less common occupation for the Thames family was Engineer.

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Thames Historical Records

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Thames Life Expectancy

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Famous Thames Family

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Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)

Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
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