Romo Name Meaning

Spanish: nickname from romo ‘snub-nosed’, ‘foreshortened’ (of uncertain etymology, perhaps from Latin rhombus, itself a borrowing from Greek, with reference to the two obtuse angles of this figure).

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


Similar surnames: Rojo, Roma, Roso, Ramo, Romeo, Toro, Ramm, Rome, Rom, Romp

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Romo Family Origin

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Romo Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    43%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Miner

    7%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Romo family was Miner. The most common Romo occupation in the USA was Farmer. 43% of Romo's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Romo.

Source: Census data for Romo | Data not to scale

Romo Historical Records

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Romo Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1944 and 2004, Romo life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Romo in 1944 was 55, and 68 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Romo

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