Romaine Family History

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Romaine Name Meaning

French (also English): variant of Roman.

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

Similar surnames: Romain, Romine, Maine, Roman, Mayne, Romans, Raine, Demaine, Swaine

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Romaine Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Romaine name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Romaine. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Germanic Europe


  • Italy


  • Eastern Europe & Russia


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Romaine Family Origin

Where is the Romaine family from?

Romaine Family Occupations

What did your Romaine ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Romaine family was Manchonniere. The most common Romaine occupation in Canada was Clerk. 20% of Romaine's were Clerks. Clerk, Farmer and Irs.Inspection were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Romaine.

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  • Clerk

  • Farmer

  • Irs.Inspection

  • Manchonniere


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

Romaine Historical Records

What Romaine family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 13,000 census records available for the last name Romaine. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Romaine 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Romaine. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 2,000 military records available for the last name Romaine. For the veterans among your Romaine ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Romaine Life Expectancy

What is the average Romaine lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Romaine life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1948, and highest in 1962. The average life expectancy for Romaine in 1948 was 41, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Romaine

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Romaine 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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