Thomason Family History

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Thomason Name Meaning

Northern English and Scottish: patronymic form from the personal name Thomas. Scandinavian and Dutch: Americanized form of Thomassen or Thomasson.

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


Similar surnames: Thompson, Thomasson, Tomson, Tompson, Thomas, Thomerson, Thomaston

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Thomason Family Origin

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Thomason Family Occupations

What did your Thomason ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, General Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Thomason. 2% of Thomason men worked as a General Labourer and 51% of Thomason women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Thomason were Retired and Housewife

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • General Labourer
    2%
  • Bricklayer
    1%
  • Builders Labourer
    1%
  • Retired
    1%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    51%
  • Unpaid Domestic
    2%
  • Private Means
    1%
  • Housewife
    1%

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

Thomason Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 111,000 census records available for the last name Thomason. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Thomason 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 10,000 immigration records available for the last name Thomason. 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 21,000 military records available for the last name Thomason. For the veterans among your Thomason ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Thomason Life Expectancy

What is the average Thomason lifespan?

Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Thomason life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1946, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Thomason in 1942 was 43, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Thomason

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