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Palomar Name Meaning

Spanish: habitational name from any of the numerous places named Palomar, from palomar ‘dovecote’, a derivative of paloma ‘dove’.

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


Similar surnames: Pomar, Palma, Balmer, Palla, Paar, Salazar, Palos, Palomo, Palomares

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Palomar Family Origin

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Palomar Family Occupations

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Palomar Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Palomar. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Palomar census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Palomar. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Palomar. For the veterans among your Palomar ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Palomar Life Expectancy

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Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Palomar life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1980, and highest in 1971. The average life expectancy for Palomar in 1942 was 30, and 72 in 2004.

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