Rocco Family History

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Rocco Name Meaning

Italian: from the Germanic personal name Rocco, which was borne by a 14th-century saint from Montpellier remembered for his miraculous healings during an outbreak of the plague in northern Italy. The etymology of the name is uncertain (see Roch).

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

Similar surnames: Roch, Cocco, Tocco, Iocco, Bricco, Ricco, Ronco, Roche, Rocca, Racca

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Rocco Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Rocco name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Rocco. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • Italy


  • England & Wales


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Eastern Europe & Russia


  • Germanic Europe


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Rocco Family Origin

Where is the Rocco family from?

Rocco Family Occupations

What did your Rocco ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Rocco occupation in the UK was Italian Warehouseman. 100% of Rocco's were Italian Warehousemans.

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  • Italian Warehouseman


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

Rocco Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 24,000 census records available for the last name Rocco. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Rocco census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 11,000 immigration records available for the last name Rocco. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 6,000 military records available for the last name Rocco. For the veterans among your Rocco ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Rocco Life Expectancy

What is the average Rocco lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Rocco life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1948, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Rocco in 1943 was 37, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rocco

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Rocco 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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