Tomas Name Meaning

Spanish and Portuguese (Tomás), Catalan (Tomàs), Czech and Slovak (Tomáš), and Polish: from a personal name equivalent to Thomas.

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


Similar surnames: Tomes, Toman, Toma, Tomasi, Toms, Tamas, Tomaso, Tomac, Lomas, Jonas

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Tomas Family Origin

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Tomas Family Occupations

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  • Artist (Painter)

    13%
  • Chain Maker (Gold)

    13%
  • Charwoman

    13%
  • Coal Miner

    13%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Tomas family was Coal Miner. Artist (Painter), Chain Maker (Gold) and Charwoman were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Tomas. The most common Tomas occupation in the UK was Artist (Painter). 13% of Tomas's were Artist (Painter)s.

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Tomas Historical Records

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Tomas Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1955 and 2004, Tomas life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Tomas in 1955 was 38, and 73 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Tomas

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