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Roquet Family History

Roquet Name Meaning

French: topographic name from a diminutive of roche ‘rock’ (see Roche and Roque ) or a habitational name from (Le) Roquet the name of several places in various parts of France.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022

Similar surnames: Roque, Rocque, Roques, Boquet, Raquet, Jaquet, Rout, Goulet, Roche

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Where is the Roquet family from?

You can see how Roquet families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Roquet family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Canada between 1880 and 1920. The most Roquet families were found in USA in 1920. In 1911 there were 16 Roquet families living in Quebec. This was about 59% of all the recorded Roquet's in Canada. Quebec had the highest population of Roquet families in 1911.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Roquet surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Roquet ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Giogerde Chothat was the top reported job for people in the Canada named Roquet. 100% of Roquet women worked as a Giogerde Chothat. .

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Female Occupations In 1921

  • Giogerde Chothat
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Census Records

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Roquet. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Roquet census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 238 immigration records available for the last name Roquet. 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 Cards

There are 170 military records available for the last name Roquet. For the veterans among your Roquet ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Roquet lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2003, in the United States, Roquet life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1978, and highest in 1976. The average life expectancy for Roquet in 1964 was 69, and 86 in 2003.

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