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Tomkin History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms



The distinguished surname Tomkin is of English origin. It is derived from the first name "Tom," the popular diminutive of the name "Thomas," and, when combined with the Medieval suffix of endearment "kin," means "son of dear little Tom."

Early Origins of the Tomkin family


The surname Tomkin was first found in Herefordshire, where they held a family seat from ancient times and were Lords of the manor of Monington.

Early History of the Tomkin family


This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Tomkin research.
Another 131 words (9 lines of text) covering the years 1661, 1572, 1656, 1569, 1636, 1624, 1629, 1605, 1674, 1640 and 1674 are included under the topic Early Tomkin History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

Tomkin Spelling Variations


Spelling variations of this family name include: Tompkins, Tomkins, Tomkyns, Thomkins, Thompkins and others.

Early Notables of the Tomkin family (pre 1700)


Distinguished members of the family include Thomas Tomkins (1572-1656), a Welsh-born composer of Cornish origins; James Tomkins (c.1569-1636), an English politician who sat in the House of Commons between 1624 and 1629...
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Migration of the Tomkin family to Ireland


Some of the Tomkin family moved to Ireland, but this topic is not covered in this excerpt.
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Migration of the Tomkin family to the New World and Oceana


Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Tomkin Settlers in United States in the 17th Century

  • John Tomkin, aged 28, who arrived in Maryland in 1684 [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)

Tomkin Settlers in Australia in the 19th Century

  • Mary Tomkin, English convict from Middlesex, who was transported aboard the "Amphitrite" on August 21, 1833, settling in New South Wales, Australia [2]CITATION[CLOSE]
    State Library of Queensland. (Retrieved 2016, October 27) Amphitrite voyage to New South Wales, Australia in 1833 with 99 passengers. Retrieved from http://www.convictrecords.com.au/ships/amphitrite/1833

Contemporary Notables of the name Tomkin (post 1700)


  • Bernard Tomkin, American Democrat politician, Candidate for U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania 13th District, 1988, 1990 [3]CITATION[CLOSE]
    The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2016, October 21) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
  • William Stephen Tomkin (1860-1940), English watercolour coastal painter
  • Albert Henry Tomkin (1915-1989), English professional footballer who played from 1935 to 1940
  • Maxim Tomkin (b. 1992), Russian professional ice hockey defenceman

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Citations


  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. ^ State Library of Queensland. (Retrieved 2016, October 27) Amphitrite voyage to New South Wales, Australia in 1833 with 99 passengers. Retrieved from http://www.convictrecords.com.au/ships/amphitrite/1833
  3. ^ The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2016, October 21) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html

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