Derocher Family History

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Derocher Name Meaning

Altered form of the French family names Durocher or Desrochers.

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


Similar surnames: Desrocher, Durocher, Deroche, Doscher, Roche, Desroches, Vercher

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Derocher Family Origin

Where is the Derocher family from?

Derocher Family Occupations

What did your Derocher ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Farm Labourer, Farmer and Cultivateur were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Derocher. The most common Derocher occupation in Canada was Farm Labourer. 14% of Derocher's were Farm Labourers. A less common occupation for the Derocher family was Journalier.

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  • Farm Labourer

    14%
  • Farmer

    14%
  • Cultivateur

    10%
  • Journalier

    10%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Derocher ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Derocher Historical Records

What Derocher family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Derocher. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Derocher census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Derocher. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Derocher. For the veterans among your Derocher ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Derocher Life Expectancy

What is the average Derocher lifespan?

Between 1941 and 2004, in the United States, Derocher life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Derocher in 1941 was 40, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Derocher

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Derocher ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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