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Roche 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).

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


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Belfast city 7 Carlow 39
Cavan 6 Clare 64
Cork 584 Cork city 44
Donegal 1 Down 3
Dublin 20 Dublin city 29
Galway 100 Kerry 95
Kildare 19 Kilkenny 93
Laois 9 Leitrim 7
Limerick 160 Limerick city 11
Louth 10 Mayo 74
Meath 16 Monaghan 5
Offaly 8 Roscommon 19
Sligo 4 Tipperary 83
Tyrone 1 Waterford 110
Westmeath 8 Wexford 436
Wicklow 45    

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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SURNAME
De Róiste


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