Romel Family History

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Romel Name Meaning

Variant spelling of German Rommel.

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


Similar surnames: Romes, Rosel, Romey, Rommel, Comer, Hamel, Robl, Rosell, Romer, Kimel

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Romel Family Origin

Where is the Romel family from?

Romel Family Occupations

What did your Romel ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Romel family was Cooper. Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Romel. The most common Romel occupation in the USA was Farmer. 17% of Romel's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    17%
  • Laborer

    17%
  • Carpenter

    8%
  • Cooper

    8%

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

Romel Historical Records

What Romel family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Romel. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Romel census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Romel

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Romel. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, 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 Romel. For the veterans among your Romel ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Romel Life Expectancy

What is the average Romel lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Romel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1973, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Romel in 1958 was 52, and 69 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Romel

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Romel 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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