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Macroom, Co. Cork




Roch households in mid-19th century Ireland

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


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Cork city 1 Wexford 1

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.

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


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De Róiste


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