Thomey Family History

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Thomey Name Meaning

Variant of a French name derived from a pet form of Thomas, such as Thomet, Thomez, or Thomé.

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


Similar surnames: Thome, Thomes, Thomen, Toomey, Thore, Tomek, Tomey, Tooley, Tomes

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Thomey Family Origin

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Thomey Family Occupations

What did your Thomey ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Thomey occupation in the USA was Farmer. 56% of Thomey's were Farmers. Farmer, Chair Maker and Keep House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Thomey. A less common occupation for the Thomey family was Laborer.

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  • Farmer

    56%
  • Chair Maker

    11%
  • Keep House

    11%
  • Laborer

    11%

United States shown, England data unavailable

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

Thomey Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Thomey. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Thomey 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Thomey. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Thomey. For the veterans among your Thomey ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Thomey Life Expectancy

What is the average Thomey lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2003, in the United States, Thomey life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Thomey in 1960 was 41, and 91 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Thomey

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Thomey 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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