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

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  • Farmer

    23%
  • Laborer

    15%
  • Baker

    8%
  • Farm Laborer

    8%

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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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Romes Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1955 and 2004, 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.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Romes

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