Pomar Family History

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Pomar Name Meaning

Spanish: habitational name from any of the towns called Pomar in Burgos, Palencia and Uesca provinces. Catalan: topographic name from pomar ‘orchard’, for someone who lived by an orchard or worked as apple grower, or habitational name from any of the many minor places named with this word.

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

Similar surnames: Omar, Poma, Posa, Hoar, Roma, Pojar, Paar, Oman, Tobar, Palomar

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Pomar Family Origin

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Pomar Family Occupations

What did your Pomar ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Pomar occupation in the USA was Fisherman. 29% of Pomar's were Fishermans. Fisherman, Carpenter and Cigar Manufacturer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Pomar. A less common occupation for the Pomar family was Farming.

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  • Fisherman

  • Carpenter

  • Cigar Manufacturer

  • Farming


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

Pomar Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Pomar. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Pomar 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 922 immigration records available for the last name Pomar. 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 214 military records available for the last name Pomar. For the veterans among your Pomar ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Pomar Life Expectancy

What is the average Pomar lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Pomar life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1976, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Pomar in 1964 was 65, and 70 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Pomar 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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