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The Tomb surname is one of the many derivatives of the Biblical first name that we know as Thomas. Originally an Aramic word that meant "twin," there are several surnames in most European languages that derive from this same source.

Early Origins of the Tomb family


The surname Tomb was first found in the county of Worcestershire, in central England where they have been found since at least 1327, when Walter Tomes was recorded in the Subsidy Rolls.

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Early History of the Tomb family

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Early History of the Tomb family


This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Tomb research.
Another 202 words (14 lines of text) covering the years 1601, 1602, 1701, and 1702 are included under the topic Early Tomb History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Tomb Spelling Variations

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Tomb Spelling Variations


Spelling variations of this family name include: Tomb, Tombs, Tome, Toms, Toume, Tomes, Toombes and many more.

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Early Notables of the Tomb family (pre 1700)

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Early Notables of the Tomb family (pre 1700)


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Migration of the Tomb family to the New World and Oceana

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Migration of the Tomb family to the New World and Oceana


Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Tomb Settlers in United States in the 18th Century

  • Andrew Tomb, who arrived in New England in 1730
  • Alexander Tomb, who was on record in Charles Town [Charleston], South Carolina in 1768

Tomb Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • George Tomb, who landed in New York in 1801 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)

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Contemporary Notables of the name Tomb (post 1700)

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Contemporary Notables of the name Tomb (post 1700)


  • John S. Tomb Jr., American Democrat politician, Member of Louisiana State House of Representatives, 1950 [2]CITATION[CLOSE]
    The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2016, October 21) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
  • D. R. Tomb, American Democrat politician, Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1944 [2]CITATION[CLOSE]
    The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2016, October 21) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html

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Citations

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  1. ^ Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)
  2. ^ The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2016, October 21) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html

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