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Desroches Name Meaning

French: topographic name for someone living among rocks, from the fused preposition and definite article des + the plural of French roche ‘rock’, or a habitational name from any of several places named with this word. In North America, this name has been confused with Laroche, and translated as Rock.

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

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Desroches Family Origin

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Desroches Family Occupations

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  • Sugar Maker

    50%
  • Cooper

    25%
  • Laborer

    25%

In 1880, the most common Desroches occupation in the USA was Sugar Maker. 50% of Desroches's were Sugar Makers. Sugar Maker and Cooper were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Desroches. A less common occupation for the Desroches family was Laborer.

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Desroches Life Expectancy

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