Pajaro Valley Family Names: Archive Records

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The PVHA archive has family name files for many families who have lived in the Pajaro River Valley over the years. For some family names, we have many documents and photographs; others have little or no information.

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The Pajaro Valley Historical Association collects and preserves the history of these communities:

Santa Cruz County, California:

  • Amesti
  • Aptos Hills-Larkin Valley
  • Aptos, Corralitos
  • Day Valley
  • Freedom
  • Interlaken
  • La Selva Beach
  • Watsonville and the Manressa
  • Palm and Sunset beach communities



Monterey County, California:

  • Aromas,
  • Castroville
  • Elkhorn
  • Las Lomas
  • Moss Landing
  • Pajaro
  • Prunedale