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Samora Family History

Samora Name Meaning
Spanish, Basque, and Catalan: variant of Spanish Zamora. In Spain this name is mainly found in the south, where there is no phonetic distinction between sounds s and z.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press

101,477 Historical Documents with Samora on Ancestry.com
83,236 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
957 Military Records
496 Immigration Records
9,669 Census and Voter Lists
7,119 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Samora Families

  • Number of Samora families
     29 - 56
     10 - 28
     1 - 9
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Samora families
     3 - 4
     2 - 2
     1
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Samora last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Samora census records

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Samora Family Origin

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Samora Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Samora

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Samora Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Samora census records

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Samora Civil War Service Records

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