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Palombo Name Meaning

Italian: from the medieval personal name Palombo, from palombo ‘dove’ (Late Latin palumbus). The surname may also be derived directly from the vocabulary word, as a nickname for a mild and inoffensive individual, or a metonymic occupational name for a keeper of pigeons, which were an important source of food in the medieval period.

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


Similar surnames: Colombo, Palomba, Palazzo, Pombo, Palmer, Colomb, Palumbo, Palombi

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Palombo Family Origin

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Palombo Family Occupations

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In 1881, the most common Palombo occupation in the UK was Pedlar. 100% of Palombo's were Pedlars.

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  • Pedlar

    100%

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Palombo Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Palombo. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Palombo 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 Palombo. 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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Draft Card

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

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Palombo Life Expectancy

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Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Palombo life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Palombo in 1952 was 55, and 81 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Palombo ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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