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Roche

Roche

Roche
Macroom, Co. Cork




Roache households in mid-19th century Ireland

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See below for a parish-by-parish breakdown of household numbers in each county (paying).

Roache households in each county in the Primary Valuation property survey of 1847-64.


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and an all-Ireland parish map (paying).
Cork 2 Dublin city 1
Kerry 1 Kilkenny 1
Limerick 3 Limerick city 1
Louth 2 Mayo 25
Offaly 2 Tipperary 14
Waterford 21 Wexford 3

SURNAME DICTIONARY/ SLOINNTE NA h-EIREANN

De Róiste: rare: South East. Ir.Lang. See Roche.
Roache: fairly rare: Mayo etc. Ir. de Róiste. See Roche.
Roche: Very numerous: Munster and South East etc. Ir. de Róiste, from French roche, a rock. Normans who became established in Wexford and Munster after the Invasion. The area round Fermoy was known as Críoch Róisteach (Roches' Country). IF.


Variants and total numbers.
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SURNAME
TOTAL
Roach 65
Roache 76
Roch 2
Roche 2112


Recorded variants listed in other sources.
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SURNAME
De Róiste


SECOND SURNAME


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