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Thomson Name Meaning

Scottish spelling of Thompson.

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


Similar surnames: Thomason, Thompson, Thoman, Torson, Thueson, Thoms, Thoreson

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Thomson Family Origin

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Thomson Family Occupations

What did your Thomson ancestors do for a living?

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  • Farmer

    4%
  • Fisherman

    3%
  • Labourer

    3%
  • Coal Miner

    2%

In 1881, the most common Thomson occupation in the UK was Farmer. 4% of Thomson's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Thomson family was Coal Miner. Farmer, Fisherman and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Thomson.

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Thomson Historical Records

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Thomson Life Expectancy

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Famous Thomson Family

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Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)

James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
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