Romano Family History

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Romano Name Meaning

Italian and Spanish: from the personal name Romano, Latin Romanus, borne by several saints and martyrs. This was originally a byname for someone from Rome or for a Roman citizen, from Roma ‘Rome’. See also Roman. Italian: (Romanò): in Calabria, a term for someone from Nea Rhome ‘New Rome’, a medieval Greek name for Constantinople.

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

Similar surnames: Roman, Romanos, Roma, Romani, Romine, Romans, Rodino, Romanko, Rozman

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Romano Family Origin

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Romano Family Occupations

What did your Romano ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Romano occupation in Canada was Going To School. 50% of Romano's were Going To Schools. Going To School and Carpenter were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Romano. A less common occupation for the Romano family was Farmer.

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  • Going To School

  • Carpenter

  • Farmer


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

Romano Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 56,000 census records available for the last name Romano. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Romano 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 29,000 immigration records available for the last name Romano. 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 16,000 military records available for the last name Romano. For the veterans among your Romano ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Romano Life Expectancy

What is the average Romano lifespan?

Between 1941 and 2004, in the United States, Romano life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1941, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Romano in 1941 was 34, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Romano

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Romano 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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