The Pomares surname is derived from the Latin word "pomum," which had anciently meant "edible fruit," but by the 5th Century, had come to mean "apple."
Early Origins of the Pomares family
The surname Pomares was first found in Aragon
an ancient Kingdom of Spain
. It has been suggested the Pomares surname branched from the mountains of Cantabria, Santander, and branched to Aragon
, establishing themselves in a place that came to be known as Pomar, in Sariñena, Huesca.
Early History of the Pomares family
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Pomares Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Pomar, Pomar, Poumar, Poumer, Pomier, Pomares, Pumar, Pumarin, Pumares and many more.
Early Notables of the Pomares family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Pomares family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Pomares Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
- S.M. Pomares, aged 26, who landed in America, in 1894
Pomares Settlers in United States in the 20th Century
- Marius Pomares, aged 73, who landed in America, in 1904
- Rosita Pomares, aged 12, who emigrated to the United States, in 1905
- Marino Pomares, aged 74, who emigrated to America, in 1905
- Annita Pomares, aged 29, who settled in America, in 1905
- D. Pomares, who settled in America from Mien, Peru, in 1919
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Contemporary Notables of the name Pomares (post 1700)
- Alba Pomares López (b. 1995), Spanish footballer
- Nuria Pomares, Spanish dancer
- Raúl Pomares (b. 1934), Cuban film actor