Rocheleau Family History

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Rocheleau Name Meaning

Perhaps a variant of French Rochereau, a diminutive of Roche, which is sometimes Americanized as Rushlow.

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


Similar surnames: Rochelle, Rochefort, Rochell, Rochette, Pomerleau, Rouleau, Bordeleau

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Rocheleau Family Origin

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Rocheleau Family Occupations

What did your Rocheleau ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Barber, Carpenter and Drummer For Clothing House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rocheleau. A less common occupation for the Rocheleau family was Keepes House. The most common Rocheleau occupation in the USA was Barber. 14% of Rocheleau's were Barbers.

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  • Barber

    14%
  • Carpenter

    14%
  • Drummer For Clothing House

    14%
  • Keepes House

    14%

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

Rocheleau Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Rocheleau. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Rocheleau 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Rocheleau. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Rocheleau. For the veterans among your Rocheleau ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Rocheleau Life Expectancy

What is the average Rocheleau lifespan?

Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Rocheleau life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1942, and highest in 1979. The average life expectancy for Rocheleau in 1942 was 40, and 68 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rocheleau

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Rocheleau 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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