Thomassen Family History

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Thomassen Name Meaning

Danish, Norwegian, Dutch, and North German: patronymic from Thomas.

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


Similar surnames: Thomasson, Thomsen, Thomason, Thommen, Jonassen, Thomen, Eliassen

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Thomassen Family Origin

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Thomassen Family Occupations

What did your Thomassen ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Commercial Traveller (sheffield Trade) and Hotel Chambermaid were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Thomassen. 20% of Thomassen men worked as a Commercial Traveller (sheffield Trade) and 34% of Thomassen women worked as a Hotel Chambermaid. Some less common occupations for Americans named Thomassen were Represent Of Ship Store Mchts and Net Mender Unemploy

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Commercial Traveller (sheffield Trade)
    20%
  • Leather Merchants Shop Assist Sal
    20%
  • Radio Receiver Manufacturers Cost D
    20%
  • Represent Of Ship Store Mchts
    20%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Hotel Chambermaid
    34%
  • Art Secretary Publicity
    17%
  • Laundry Worker
    17%
  • Net Mender Unemploy
    17%

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

Thomassen Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Thomassen. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Thomassen 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 5,000 immigration records available for the last name Thomassen. 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 572 military records available for the last name Thomassen. For the veterans among your Thomassen ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Thomassen Life Expectancy

What is the average Thomassen lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Thomassen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Thomassen in 1954 was 41, and 88 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Thomassen

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Thomassen ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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