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Where is the Rockey family from?
You can see how Rockey families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Rockey family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Rockey families were found in the USA in 1880. In 1840 there were 14 Rockey families living in Pennsylvania. This was about 47% of all the recorded Rockey's in the USA. Pennsylvania had the highest population of Rockey families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Rockey surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
In 1940, Farmer and Stenographer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Rockey. 23% of Rockey men worked as a Farmer and 16% of Rockey women worked as a Stenographer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Rockey were Farm Laborer and Saleslady.