Palos Name Meaning

Spanish: habitational name from Palos de la Frontera, the port in Huelva from which it is said Columbus’ ships set sail. Hungarian (Pálos): from the personal name Pál, Hungarian form of Paul.

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


Similar surnames: Palas, Palla, Paulos, Palo, Panos, Pazos, Pals, Sales, Makos, Janos

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Palos Family Origin

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Palos Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    100%

In 1881, the most common Palos occupation in Canada was Laborer. 100% of Palos's were Laborers.

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Between 1962 and 2004, Palos life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2003, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Palos in 1962 was 53, and 77 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Palos

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