Tomaras Family History

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Tomaras Name Meaning

Greek: occupational name for a tanner, from medieval Greek tomaras, agent noun derived from tomari ‘hide’, ‘skin’ (originally a diminutive of classical Greek tomos ‘membrane’). The word tomari is also found in Greek as a nickname meaning ‘rascal’ or ‘blackguard’.

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


Similar surnames: Maras, Samaras, Taran, Taras, Bouras, Kotara, Tobar, Soares, Obara

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Tomaras Family Origin

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Tomaras Family Occupations

What did your Tomaras ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Clerk and Cashier were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Tomaras. 10% of Tomaras men worked as a Clerk and 12% of Tomaras women worked as a Cashier. Some less common occupations for Americans named Tomaras were Laborer and Bookkeeper

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Clerk
    10%
  • Proprietor
    10%
  • Cook
    7%
  • Laborer
    7%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Cashier
    12%
  • Waitress
    12%
  • Balling By Hand
    6%
  • Bookkeeper
    6%

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

Tomaras Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 500 census records available for the last name Tomaras. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Tomaras 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 375 immigration records available for the last name Tomaras. 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 88 military records available for the last name Tomaras. For the veterans among your Tomaras ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Tomaras Life Expectancy

What is the average Tomaras lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Tomaras life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1976, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Tomaras in 1960 was 56, and 62 in 2004.

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