Rouch Family History

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Rouch Name Meaning

Southern French: regional variant of Rouge (see Rougeau). Possibly an altered spelling of German Rauch.

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

Similar surnames: Roush, Roch, Fouch, Rosch, Rauch, Rugh, Rous, Roupe, Roup, Roueche

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Rouch Family Origin

Where is the Rouch family from?

Rouch Family Occupations

What did your Rouch ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Farmer, Going To School and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rouch. A less common occupation for the Rouch family was At School. The most common Rouch occupation in Canada was Farmer. 24% of Rouch's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Going To School

  • Labourer

  • At School


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

Rouch Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 18,000 census records available for the last name Rouch. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Rouch 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Rouch. 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 Rouch. For the veterans among your Rouch ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Rouch Life Expectancy

What is the average Rouch lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Rouch life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Rouch in 1952 was 52, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rouch

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Rouch 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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