Deroche Family History

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Deroche Name Meaning

French: topographic name for someone who lived by a prominent rock, Old French roche, with the preposition de ‘from’.

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

Similar surnames: Roche, Desroches, Laroche, Durocher, Triche, Porche, Delwiche, Droege

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Deroche Family Origin

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Deroche Family Occupations

What did your Deroche ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Baker, Blacksmith and Bread Pedler were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Deroche. A less common occupation for the Deroche family was Carpenter. The most common Deroche occupation in the USA was Baker. 7% of Deroche's were Bakers.

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  • Baker

  • Blacksmith

  • Bread Pedler

  • Carpenter


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

Deroche Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 8,000 census records available for the last name Deroche. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Deroche 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 796 immigration records available for the last name Deroche. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, 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 Deroche. For the veterans among your Deroche ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Deroche Life Expectancy

What is the average Deroche lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Deroche life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1965. The average life expectancy for Deroche in 1952 was 51, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Deroche

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Deroche 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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