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Tomkins Name Meaning

English (mainly central England): patronymic from a pet form of the personal name Thomas.

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


Similar surnames: Tompkins, Tonkin, Tomkinson, Tomlin, Hopkins, Dopkins, Boykins

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Tomkins Family Origin

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Tomkins Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    5%
  • Labourer

    3%
  • Carpenter

    3%
  • Coal Miner

    2%

In 1881, the most common Tomkins occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 5% of Tomkins's were Agricultural Labourers. Agricultural Labourer, Labourer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Tomkins. A less common occupation for the Tomkins family was Coal Miner.

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Tomkins Historical Records

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Tomkins Life Expectancy

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