When Domingo Santana Almonte was born about 1939, in San Felipe de Puerto Plata, Puerto Plata, Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic, his father, Antonio Santana, was 44 and his mother, Paulina Almonte, was 42. He died on 12 November 1999, in Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic, at the age of 61.
Some characteristic forenames: Spanish Jose, Juan, Luis, Manuel, Carlos, Rafael, Ramon, Pedro, Miguel, Jesus, Jorge, Angel. Portuguese Paulo, Conceicao.
Spanish and Portuguese: habitational name from any of numerous places called Santana, an assimilated form of Santa Ana (see Santa Ana ).