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Tho Surname Meaning

Vietnamese (Thọ): possibly from the Chinese name 壽 meaning ‘longevity’ see Shou Chinese: variant Romanization of the surname 卓 possibly based on its Hokkien or Teochew pronunciation see Zhuo Chinese: variant Romanization of the surname 杜 see Du

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022


Similar surnames: Cho, Thor, To, Ho, Tao, Aho, Thon, Tio, Rho, Tso

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Where is the Tho family from?

You can see how Tho families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Tho family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Tho families were found in USA in 1880. In 1891 there were 3 Tho families living in Middlesex. This was about 60% of all the recorded Tho's in United Kingdom. Middlesex had the highest population of Tho families in 1891.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Tho surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Tho ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Unpaid Domestic Duties was the top reported job for people in the United Kingdom named Tho. 100% of Tho women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. .

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

Top Female Occupations In 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    100%
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Census Records

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Tho. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Tho census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 734 immigration records available for the last name Tho. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Australia, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 789 military records available for the last name Tho. For the veterans among your Tho ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Tho lifespan?

Between 1982 and 2003, in the United States, Tho life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2003, and highest in 1982. The average life expectancy for Tho in 1982 was 83, and 21 in 2003.

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