Sotomayor Family History

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Sotomayor Name Meaning

Spanish: Castilianized form of Soutomaior, a habitational name from the name of two places in Pontevedra and Ourense provinces, Galicia, so named from souto ‘grove’, ‘small wood’ + maior ‘larger’, ‘main’.

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


Similar surnames: Montemayor, Mayor, Stonaker, Tamayo, Palomar, Tobar, Solomon, Stoop

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Sotomayor Family Occupations

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Sotomayor Historical Records

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Sotomayor Life Expectancy

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Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Sotomayor life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Sotomayor in 1952 was 31, and 74 in 2004.

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