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Somoza Name Meaning

Galician: habitational name from any of the numerous places in Galicia called Somoza, named as being situated ‘below the mountain’ (Latin sub montia).

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


Similar surnames: Roza, Somma, Lomba, Lamora, Somes, Somera, Soma, Stoa, Soltz, Lozoya

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Somoza Family Origin

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Somoza Family Occupations

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In 1880, the most common Somoza occupation in the USA was Grocer. 100% of Somoza's were Grocers.

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  • Grocer

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

Somoza Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Somoza Life Expectancy

What is the average Somoza lifespan?

Between 1969 and 2004, in the United States, Somoza life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1973, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Somoza in 1969 was 72, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Somoza

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Somoza 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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Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
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