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Colom History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms


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Early Origins of the Colom family


The surname Colom was first found in Valencia, on Spain's Mediterranean coast.

Early History of the Colom family


This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Colom research.
Another 235 words (17 lines of text) covering the years 1094, 1099, 1102, 1238, 1691, 1492, 1492, 1651, 1710, 1675, 1679, 1680, 1696, 1701, 1706 and 1708 are included under the topic Early Colom History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

Colom Spelling Variations


Spelling variations of this family name include: Colom, Colomer, Colombe, Colomb, Colomi, Colomo, Colomé, Coloma, Colomas, Colombi, Colomina, Colominas, Colombara, Colombare, Colombaro and many more.

Early Notables of the Colom family (pre 1700)


Prominent among members of the family was Cristóbal Colón (Christoper Columbus), the famed navigator and discoverer of the Americas in 1492; and Pedro Manuel Colón de Portugal, 7th Duke of...
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Migration of the Colom family to the New World and Oceana


Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Colom Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Tomas Colom, who landed in Puerto Rico in 1860 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)
  • Antonio Colom, aged 17, who landed in Puerto Rico in 1882 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)
  • Guillermo Colom, who arrived in Puerto Rico in 1883 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)

Colom Settlers in Australia in the 19th Century

  • Ann Colom, aged 28, a housemaid, who arrived in Adelaide, Australia aboard the ship "Joseph Somes" in 1850 [2]CITATION[CLOSE]
    State Records of South Australia. (Retrieved 2010, November 5) JOSEPH SOMES / SOAMES 1850. Retrieved from http://www.slsa.sa.gov.au/BSA/1850JosephSomes.htm

Contemporary Notables of the name Colom (post 1700)


  • Josep Colom (b. 1947), Spanish classical pianist
  • Enrique Colom (b. 1941), Spanish theologian, Consultor of the Pontifical Council for Justice and Peace
  • Antonio Colom Mas (b. 1978), Spanish cyclist, winner of the the Volta a la Comunitat Valenciana in 2006, the Vuelta a Mallorca in 2004 and the Vuelta a Andalucía in 2002
  • Antoni Lluis Adrover Colom (b. 1982), known as Tuni, a Spanish professional footballer
  • Joan Colom i Altemir (1921-2017), Spanish photographer renowned for his portraits of Barcelona's underworld and working class
  • Ulpiano Colóm y Ferrer (1861-1920), Puerto Rican politician, Mayor of Ponce, Puerto Rico in 898
  • Joaquín "Quino" Colom Barrufet (b. 1988), Andorran basketball player
  • Manuel Colom Argueta (1932-1979), Guatemalan politician, Mayor of Guatemala City (1970-1974)
  • Josep Melcior Prat i Colom (1780-1855), Catalan nationalist politician and writer, Governor of Barcelona in 1835 and Civil Governor of Guipuzcoa in 1855
  • Álvaro Colom Caballeros (b. 1951), Guatemalan politician, 35th President of Guatemala (2008-2012)

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Citations


  1. ^ Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)
  2. ^ State Records of South Australia. (Retrieved 2010, November 5) JOSEPH SOMES / SOAMES 1850. Retrieved from http://www.slsa.sa.gov.au/BSA/1850JosephSomes.htm


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