Escobar Family History

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Escobar Name Meaning

Spanish: topographic name for someone who lived in a place overgrown with broom, from a collective form of escoba ‘broom’ (Late Latin scopa), or a habitational name from any of the various places named with this word: for example, Escobar de Campos (León), Escobar de Polendos (Segovia), and three minor places in Murcia.

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

Similar surnames: Escobedo, Solar, Tobar, Escott, Escher, Eskola, Eschler, Schaar

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Escobar Family Origin

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Escobar Family Occupations

What did your Escobar ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Laborer, Farm Laborer and Sheep Raiser were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Escobar. A less common occupation for the Escobar family was County Commissioner. The most common Escobar occupation in the USA was Laborer. 72% of Escobar's were Laborers.

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  • Laborer

  • Farm Laborer

  • Sheep Raiser

  • County Commissioner


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

Escobar Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 31,000 census records available for the last name Escobar. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Escobar 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 17,000 immigration records available for the last name Escobar. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 2,000 military records available for the last name Escobar. For the veterans among your Escobar ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Escobar Life Expectancy

What is the average Escobar lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Escobar life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Escobar in 1951 was 23, and 67 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Escobar

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Escobar 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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