Thomas Family History
Thomas Surname History
This Thomas history and genealogy page contains the contributed history of the Thomas surname made up of user-submitted content from users like you. Thomas family history has a complex evolution of which the particulars have been accumulated over the years by Thomas family members. The last name Thomas is an old lineage that has migrated all across the world for many generations, and as the name Thomas has migrated, it has evolved making its origin difficult to uncover.
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The evolution of Thomas begins with the origins of thefamily name. Even in the earliest days of a name there have been changes in that name simply because family names were infrequently written down that long ago.
It was not uncommon for a family name to change as it enters a new country or language. As these families emigrated between countries and languages, the Thomas name may have changed with them. Thomas family members have moved around the world all throughout history.
Thomas country of origin
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The nationality of Thomas may be very difficult to determine because countries change over time, leaving the nation of origin a mystery. The original ethnicity of Thomas may be difficult to determine as result of whether the surname came in to being organically and independently in various locales; e.g. in the case of names that are based on a profession, which can crop up in multiple regions independently (such as the family name "Dean" which may have been adopted by members of the clergy).
Meaning of the last name Thomas
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The meaning of Thomas come may come from a craft, such as the name "Miller" which referred to the profession of working in a mill. Some of these profession-based family names might be a profession in another language. Because of this it is good to know the nationality of a name, and the languages used by its ancestors. Many names like Thomas originate from religious texts such as the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, etc. Often these family names relate to a religious phrase such as "Grace of God".
- Royal Thomas 1901 - 1966
- Janice Thomas 1945 - 2002
- Joseph W Thomas 1916 - 1996
- Mary Thomas 1886 - 1976
- Michael A Thomas 1958 - 1998
- Lulu Virginia Thomas 1921 - 2010
- Betty E Thomas 1924 - 2008
- Herman Thomas 1922 - 1972
- Daisy Thomas 1879 - 1971
- Cyrus M Thomas 1922 - 1995
- Muriel L Thomas 1916 - 1992
- Marguerite O Thomas 1922 - 1991
- Lillia F Thomas 1908 - 2002
- Denise Thomas 1909 - 1977
- Evelyn Thomas 1909 - 1998
- Frances I Thomas 1922 - 1993
- Dorothy E Thomas 1922 - 1989
- Erma M Thomas 1909 - 2002
- Nancy W Thomas 1917 - 2001
- Helen M Thomas 1919 - 1991
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Famous people named Thomas
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Nationality and Ethnicity of Thomas
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We do not have a record of the primary ethnicity of the name Thomas. Many surnames travel around the world throughout the ages, making their original nationality and ethnicity difficult to trace.
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Fun facts about the Thomas family
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Thomas spelling variations
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In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Thomas were transcribed based on how they were heard by a scribe when people's names were written in official records. This could have resulted in misspellings of Thomas. Knowing spelling variations and alternate spellings of the Thomas last name are important to understanding the possible origins of the name. Surnames like Thomas change in their pronunciation and spelling as they travel across villages, family branches, and countries over the years.