Romanoff Family History

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Romanoff Name Meaning

Russian: alternative spelling of Romanov, a patronymic from the personal name Roman. Jewish (American): shortened form of Romanowski. Jewish (Romanov; from Belarus): habitational name from the town Romanovo, now in Belarus.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press

Similar surnames: Bogdanoff, Danoff, Rogoff, Rosoff, Granoff, Romano, Rubinoff

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Romanoff Family Origin

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Romanoff Family Occupations

What did your Romanoff ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Donkeyman ss English Trader Dis B No 400988 and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Romanoff. 50% of Romanoff men worked as a Donkeyman ss English Trader Dis B No 400988

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Donkeyman ss English Trader Dis B No 400988
  • Private Tutor In Coachin For russian Interpereter

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Romanoff Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Romanoff. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Romanoff census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Romanoff. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 492 military records available for the last name Romanoff. For the veterans among your Romanoff ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Romanoff Life Expectancy

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Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Romanoff life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Romanoff in 1955 was 39, and 66 in 2004.

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