Laroche Family History

14-Day Free Trial

GIVE ME ACCESS

Laroche Name Meaning

French: habitational name from any of numerous places so named, from Old French roche ‘rocky crag’, ‘stony outcrop’, or a topographic name from the same word. In Canada it is a frequent secondary surname, which has also been used independently since 1683; it is often translated as Rock.

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


Similar surnames: Larose, Larocque, Lamothe, Roche, Larouche, Deroche, Larche, Labreche

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Laroche Family Origin

Where is the Laroche family from?

SHOW MORE

Laroche Family Occupations

What did your Laroche ancestors do for a living?

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

SHOW MORE
  • Cultivateur

    27%
  • Farmer

    7%
  • Journalier

    6%
  • Son

    5%

In 1881, Cultivateur, Farmer and Journalier were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Laroche. The most common Laroche occupation in Canada was Cultivateur. 27% of Laroche's were Cultivateurs. A less common occupation for the Laroche family was Son.

Source: Census data for Laroche | Data not to scale

Laroche Historical Records

What Laroche family records will you find?

Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Laroche ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

Search 1881 Canadian census records for Laroche

Solve your own mystery as you explore your history.

Laroche Life Expectancy

What is the average Laroche lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Laroche 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.

SHOW MORE

United States

Famous Laroche Family

Is anyone famous hiding in your tree?

SHOW MORE
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)

Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Look up another name