Palomo Family History

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Palomo Name Meaning

Spanish: from palomo ‘pigeon’, ‘dove’. Compare Palombo.

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

Similar surnames: Palombo, Palomino, Palomar, Palos, Alamo, Palma, Palumbo, Paramo

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Palomo Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Palomo name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Palomo. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • Native American—North, Central, South


  • England & Wales


  • Spain


  • France


  • Portugal


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Palomo Family Origin

Where is the Palomo family from?

Palomo Family Occupations

What did your Palomo ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farm Laborer and Merchant were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Palomo. The most common Palomo occupation in the USA was Farm Laborer. 50% of Palomo's were Farm Laborers.

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  • Farm Laborer

  • Merchant


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Palomo ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Palomo Historical Records

What Palomo family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Palomo. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Palomo 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Palomo. 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 338 military records available for the last name Palomo. For the veterans among your Palomo ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Palomo Life Expectancy

What is the average Palomo lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Palomo life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1967. The average life expectancy for Palomo in 1945 was 43, and 62 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Palomo

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Palomo 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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