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Roques Name Meaning

Catalan: habitational name from any of the places called Roques, from the plural of Roca. This name is also found in southern France, of Occitan origin.

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


Similar surnames: Roque, Rodes, Robles, Roquet, Cordes, Rous, Rocque, Raque, Roes

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Roques Family Origin

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Roques Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Keeping House

    33%
  • Miner

    33%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Roques family was Miner. The most common Roques occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Roques's were Farmers. Farmer and Keeping House were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Roques.

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Roques Historical Records

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Roques Life Expectancy

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