Escobar History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms
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Early Origins of the Escobar family
The surname Escobar was first found in Andalucia, in southern Spain.
Early History of the Escobar family
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Escobar Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Escobar, Escobado and others.
Early Notables of the Escobar family (pre 1700)
Notable bearers of the family name Escobar Antonio Escobar y Mendoza (1589-1669) Spanish leading ethicist of his time, born at Valladolid in Castile; Pedro de Escobar (c. 1465-1535), a.k.a. Pedro do Porto, a Portuguese composer of...
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In the United States, the name Escobar is the 1,105th most popular surname with an estimated 27,357 people with that name. 
Escobar migration to the United States +
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Escobar Settlers in United States in the 16th Century
- Luis de Escobar, who settled in Peru in 1560 with his wife Catalina Hernandez
- Alonso De Escobar, who immigrated to Cartegena in 1597 with his wife and children
Escobar Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
- Beatriz Escobar, who arrived in America in 1811 
- Alonso De Escobar, who arrived in America in 1811 
- Antonio De Escobar, who landed in America in 1811 
- Rodrigo De Escobar, who arrived in America in 1812 
- Juan De Escobar, who arrived in America in 1816 
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Contemporary Notables of the name Escobar (post 1700) +
- Pablo Emilio Escobar Gaviria (1949-1993), Colombian drug lord and narcoterrorist
- Gavin Louis Escobar (1991-2022), American NFL football tight end who played for five seasons for the Dallas Cowboys and Baltimore Ravens from 2013 to 2017
- Yunel Escobar (b. 1982), Cuban-American baseball player
- Jesús Escobar, American historian
- Daniel Escobar (1964-2013), American actor
- Timothy Escobar (b. 1966), American Republican politician, Candidate for U.S. Representative from California 39th District, 2002, 2004; Delegate to Republican National Convention from California, 2004 
- Louis P. Escobar, American Democratic Party politician, Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Ohio, 2000, 2004 
- Juan Manuel Escobar, American Democratic Party politician, Member of Texas State House of Representatives 43rd District; Elected 2004; Elected unopposed 2006 
- Sergi Escobar (b. 1974), Spanish cyclist
- Manuel García "Manolo" Escobar (1931-2013), Spanish singer, actor and presenter
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Related Stories +
- ^ https://namecensus.com/most_common_surnames.htm
- ^ 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)
- ^ The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, October 30) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html