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Romney Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a place in Kent, so called from an obscure first element, rumen, + Old English ea ‘river’ (see Rye).

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

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Romney Family Origin

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Romney Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    24%
  • Carpenter

    18%
  • Builder

    6%
  • Farm Laborer

    6%

In 1880, the most common Romney occupation in the USA was Farmer. 24% of Romney's were Farmers. Farmer, Carpenter and Builder were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Romney. A less common occupation for the Romney family was Farm Laborer.

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Romney Life Expectancy

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Famous Romney Family

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Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
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