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in the U.S.
since 1880
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in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Toomey

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  1. A surname​.

Notable Persons With the Last Name Toomey

Pat Toomey is an office holder. Pat was born on November 17th, 1961 in Providence, Rhode Island.


Regis Toomey was a stage, film, and television actor. He was most active from 1929 to 1987. Regis was given the name John Francis Regis Toomey on August 13th, 1898 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, U.S. He died on October 12th, 1991.


Bill Toomey is an athlete. Bill was born on January 10th, 1939 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States.


Jim Toomey is a cartoonist. His ongoing career started in 1991. Jim was given the name James Patrick Toomey on December 26th, 1960.


Sean Toomey is a hockey player. His career lasted from 1987 to 1989. Sean was born on June 27th, 1965 in Saint Paul, Minnesota.


Timothy J. Toomey Jr. is a Massachusetts Representative from the 26th Middlesex District, Cambridge School Committee Member, Cambridge City Councillor, Cambridge, and Massachusetts. Timothy was born on June 7th, 1953.


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Popularity of Toomey as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Toomey U.S.
  White 93.75% 64.26%
  African American 1.66% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.92% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.16% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.53% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 1.97% 16.26%

Of Last Name Toomey

People with the last name Toomey are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Toomey

  • How Popular is the name Toomey? As a last name Toomey was the 4,722nd most popular name in 2010.
  • When was the first name Toomey first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Toomey is Wednesday, January 29th, 1913.
  • How unique is the name Toomey? From 1880 to 2017 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Toomey. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Toomey: Your name in reverse order is Yemoot. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Omtoye. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Toomey? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 7,510 people with the last name Toomey.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Toomey? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 3 of them will have Toomey as their last name.

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