Rocca Name Meaning

Italian: habitational name from any of the numerous places throughout Italy named or named with rocca ‘fortress’, ‘stronghold’.

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

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Rocca Family Origin

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Rocca Family Occupations

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  • Grocer

    22%
  • Bar Keeper

    11%
  • Farmer

    11%
  • Fisherman

    11%

In 1880, the most common Rocca occupation in the USA was Grocer. 22% of Rocca's were Grocers. A less common occupation for the Rocca family was Fisherman. Grocer, Bar Keeper and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rocca.

Source: Census data for Rocca | Data not to scale

Rocca Historical Records

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Rocca Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1951 and 2004, Rocca life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1980. The average life expectancy for Rocca in 1951 was 40, and 77 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rocca

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