Roch name meaning

First Name
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010

Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Roch

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International Interest
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Alt. Meaning

R is for reasonable, your understanding way.

O is for original, one of a kind!

C is for captive, your web of charm.

H is for hand, that you always give.

Notable Persons Named Roch

Notable Persons Named Roch

Roch Marc Christian Kaboré

Roch Marc Christian Kaboré is a President of Burkina Faso, 2nd Prime Minister of Burkina Faso, and List of heads of state of Burkina Faso. Roch was born on April 25th, 1957 in Ouagadougou, French Upper Volta.

Roch Voisine

Roch Voisine is a pop music singing, actor, and television presenter. He plays Guitar and Vocals. He has been prominent since 1986. Roch was given the name Joseph Armand Roch Voisine on March 26th, 1963.

Roch "Moïse" Thériault

Roch "Moïse" Thériault was an artist. Roch was born on May 16th, 1947 in Saguenay, Quebec. He passed away on February 26th, 2011.

Roch Carrier

Roch Carrier is a writer. Roch was born on May 13th, 1937 in Sainte-Justine, Quebec.

Roch Vehan

Roch Vehan is a military person.

Roch Cholette

Roch Cholette is a MNA for Hull and MNAforHull. Roch was born on May 16th, 1963 in Lachine, Quebec.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Roch

Notable Persons With the Last Name Roch

Saint Roch

Saint Roch was a saint. He holds the title Pilgrim. Saint was born in 1348 in Montpellier. He died in 1376.

Sébastien Roch

Sébastien Roch is a musician. He was most active from 1992 to present. Sébastien was born on December 3rd, 1972.

Andre Roch

Andre was born on August 21st, 1906. He breathed his last breath on November 19th, 2002.

Dennis Roch

Dennis was born on November 6th, 1973 in Fort Dix.

Philippe Roch

Philippe was born on September 13th, 1949 in Lancy.

Walter Francis Roch

Walter was born on January 20th, 1880. He breathed his last breath on March 3rd, 1965.

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  • Siegfried Roch

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Roch U.S.
  White 85.89% 64.26%
  African American 4.74% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.46% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 6.45% 16.26%

Of Last Name Roch

People with the last name Roch are most frequently White

Entire United States

Fun Facts about the name Roch

  • How Popular is the name Roch? Roch is the 25,454th most popular name of all time. As a last name Roch was the 28,909th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Roch have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 236 babies born with the first name Roch in the United States. That's more than enough people named Roch to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Roch? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1927 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Roch first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Roch is Friday, July 31st, 1874.
  • What year had the most people named Roch born? The highest recorded use of the first name Roch was in 1957 with a total of 28 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Roch: The name spelled backwards is Hcor. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Orhc. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Roch? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 822 people with the last name Roch.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Roch? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Roch as their last name since less than 1 person in 357k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!
  • Roch name meaning

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