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Romine Name Meaning

Probably a respelling of French Romain, from a personal name (feminine Romaine) meaning ‘Roman’ (Latin Romanus), which was borne by two martyrs and a 7th century bishop of Rouen. The surname has been long established in French-speaking Belgium and England (also written Romayn(e)), whence it may also have been brought to the U.S.

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


Similar surnames: Domine, Domino, Romaine, Nodine, Rolin, Romans, Romanek, Momin, Rosin

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Where is the Romine family from?

You can see how Romine families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Romine family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Romine families were found in USA in 1880. In 1911 there were 16 Romine families living in Quebec. This was about 41% of all the recorded Romine's in Canada. Quebec had the highest population of Romine families in 1911.
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What did your Romine ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer was the top reported job for people in the Canada named Romine. 100% of Romine men worked as a Farmer. .

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

Top Male Occupations In 1921

  • Farmer
    100%
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Census Records

There are 23,000 census records available for the last name Romine. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Romine census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 753 immigration records available for the last name Romine. 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 Cards

There are 5,000 military records available for the last name Romine. For the veterans among your Romine ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Romine lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Romine life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Romine in 1947 was 55, and 72 in 2004.

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