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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 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Baker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Romes. The most common Romes occupation in the USA was Farmer. 23% of Romes's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Romes family was Farm Laborer.

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  • Farmer

    23%
  • Laborer

    15%
  • Baker

    8%
  • Farm Laborer

    8%

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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Romes ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Romes Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 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 642 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 1,000 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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