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Where is the Romney family from?
You can see how Romney families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Romney family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Romney families were found in the USA in 1880, and the UK in 1891. In 1840 there was 1 Romney family living in Ohio. This was about 50% of all the recorded Romney's in the USA. Ohio and 1 other state had the highest population of Romney families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Romney surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
In 1940, Laborer and Stenographer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Romney. 22% of Romney men worked as a Laborer and 60% of Romney women worked as a Stenographer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Romney were Contractor and Housewife.