Toivonen Family History

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Toivonen Name Meaning

Finnish: ornamental name from toivo ‘hope’ + the common surname suffix -nen. It may also be a derivative of Toivo as a traditional Finnish personal name. It is found chiefly in western Finland.

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


Similar surnames: Tolonen, Moilanen, Tahtinen, Leinonen, Raisanen, Heinonen, Karvonen

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Toivonen Family Origin

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Toivonen Family Occupations

What did your Toivonen ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Joinerpublic Works and Assembler Capitalist Moulder were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Toivonen. 50% of Toivonen men worked as a Joinerpublic Works and 67% of Toivonen women worked as an Assembler Capitalist Moulder. Some less common occupations for Americans named Toivonen were Pipe concrete Road Layer and Unpaid Domestic Dut

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Joinerpublic Works
    50%
  • Pipe concrete Road Layer
    50%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Assembler Capitalist Moulder
    67%
  • Unpaid Domestic Dut
    34%

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

Toivonen Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Toivonen. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Toivonen 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Toivonen. 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 216 military records available for the last name Toivonen. For the veterans among your Toivonen ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Toivonen Life Expectancy

What is the average Toivonen lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Toivonen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1973, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Toivonen in 1957 was 43, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Toivonen

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