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Rochefort Name Meaning

French: habitational name from any of numerous places named Rochefort, from Old French roche ‘rocky outcrop’. This name is sometimes Americanized as Rushford.

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


Similar surnames: Rochford, Rocheford, Roche, Roquemore, Rother, Crochet, Rosholt

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Rochefort Family Origin

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Rochefort Family Occupations

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  • Keeping House

    17%
  • Assist Foreman Of Stitching

    8%
  • Coal Miner

    8%
  • Cook

    8%

In 1880, Keeping House, Assist Foreman Of Stitching and Coal Miner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rochefort. The most common Rochefort occupation in the USA was Keeping House. 17% of Rochefort's were Keeping Houses. A less common occupation for the Rochefort family was Cook.

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Rochefort Life Expectancy

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