Toombs Family History

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Toombs Name Meaning

English: patronymic from a short form of the personal name Thomas.

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

Similar surnames: Toms, Tomes, Thoms, Coombs, Thomes, Thomas, Mooers, Coombe, Tomas

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Toombs Family Origin

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Toombs Family Occupations

What did your Toombs ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, General Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Toombs. 2% of Toombs men worked as a General Labourer and 49% of Toombs women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Toombs were Builders Labourer and Private Means

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • General Labourer
  • Motor Driver
  • Colliery Hewer
  • Builders Labourer

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Incapacitated
  • Domestic Duties
  • Private Means

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

Toombs Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 26,000 census records available for the last name Toombs. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Toombs 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 Toombs. 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 4,000 military records available for the last name Toombs. For the veterans among your Toombs ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Toombs Life Expectancy

What is the average Toombs lifespan?

Between 1941 and 2004, in the United States, Toombs life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Toombs in 1941 was 45, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Toombs

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