Roques Family History

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Roques Name Meaning

Catalan: habitational name from any of the places called Roques, from the plural of Roca. This name is also found in southern France, of Occitan origin.

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


Similar surnames: Roque, Rodes, Robles, Roquet, Cordes, Rous, Rocque, Raque, Roes

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Roques Family Origin

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Roques Family Occupations

What did your Roques ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Civil Servant and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Roques. 17% of Roques men worked as a Civil Servant and 84% of Roques women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Roques were Metropolitan Constable and Unpaid Domestic

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Civil Servant
    17%
  • Labourer
    17%
  • Medical Granch Raf
    17%
  • Metropolitan Constable
    17%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    84%
  • Unpaid Domestic
    17%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Roques Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Roques. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Roques 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 697 immigration records available for the last name Roques. 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 Roques. For the veterans among your Roques ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Roques Life Expectancy

What is the average Roques lifespan?

Between 1965 and 2004, in the United States, Roques life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1991, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Roques in 1965 was 64, and 69 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Roques

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Roques 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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