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Poma Name Meaning

Italian: possibly a habitational name, but otherwise from a female personal name; the documentary evidence is not clear. Spanish: probably a byname from poma ‘apple’, ‘fruit’. Catalan: nickname from Catalan poma ‘apple’, or variant of Pomar.

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


Similar surnames: Posa, Pola, Pomar, Roma, Puma, Pompa, Toma, Noya, Somma, Alma

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Poma Family Origin

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Poma Family Occupations

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Poma Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Poma Life Expectancy

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Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Poma life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1966, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Poma in 1950 was 54, and 66 in 2004.

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