Tuma Family History

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Tuma Name Meaning

Czech (Tuma) and Polish: from a variant of the personal name Tomáš, Polish Tomasz (see Thomas). This surname is also found in Slovenia. Arabic: from Tuma, Arabic form of Thomas.

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

Similar surnames: Toma, Thuma, Touma, Tuman, Tyma, Kuba, Tupa, Kula, Turk, Buza

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Tuma Family Origin

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Tuma Family Occupations

What did your Tuma ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Builders Handyman and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Tuma. 20% of Tuma men worked as a Builders Handyman and 29% of Tuma women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Tuma were Piece Goods Designer and Sack Repairer

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Builders Handyman
  • Gen Labourer
  • Lorry Driver
  • Piece Goods Designer

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Mantle Machinist
  • Packer Cardboard Boxes
  • Sack Repairer

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

Tuma Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Tuma. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Tuma 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 Tuma. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Tuma. For the veterans among your Tuma ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Tuma Life Expectancy

What is the average Tuma lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Tuma life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Tuma in 1955 was 54, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Tuma

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Tuma ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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