Roche births between 1864 and 1913


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Surname Dictionary

De Roiste rare: South East. Ir.Lang. See Roche.
Roache fairly rare: Mayo etc. Ir. de Róiste. See Roche.
Roche Very numerous: Munster and South East etc. Ir. de Róiste, from French roche, a rock. Normans who became established in Wexford and Munster after the Invasion. The area round Fermoy was known as Críoch Róisteach (Roches' Country). IF.
 

Districts where Roche and a second surname are found together

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Districts and births


Variants in the birth records, with totals

  • Roch: 42
  • Roche: 9442
  • Roach: 1250
  • Roache: 927
  • Rooche: 6

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