Romes Family History

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Romes Name Meaning

German: possibly a Rhineland variant of Rohm or an altered spelling of Romeis, both from a short form of a Germanic personal name formed with hrom ‘fame’.

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

Similar surnames: Tomes, Domes, Remes, Romer, Grames, Omer, Romel, Rodes, Rokes, Romas

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Romes Family Origin

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Romes Family Occupations

What did your Romes ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Publican and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Romes. 50% of Romes men worked as a Publican and 40% of Romes women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Romes were Technical Asst (draughtsman and Unpaid Domestic Duti

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Publican
  • Technical Asst (draughtsman

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Chronic Sick
  • Paid Domestic Duties
  • Unpaid Domestic Duti

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

Romes Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Romes. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Romes 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 Romes. 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 640 military records available for the last name Romes. For the veterans among your Romes ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Romes Life Expectancy

What is the average Romes lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Romes life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1993, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Romes in 1955 was 54, and 55 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Romes

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Romes ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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