Rockett Family History

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Rockett Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

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Rockett Family Origin

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Rockett Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    27%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Farming

    9%
  • Carpenter

    4%

In 1880, the most common Rockett occupation in the USA was Farmer. 27% of Rockett's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rockett. A less common occupation for the Rockett family was Carpenter.

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Rockett Life Expectancy

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Famous Rockett Family

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Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)

Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
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