Roche Name Meaning

Irish (of Norman origin): see Roache. This is the name of various important families in Munster (counties Cork, Wexford, and Limerick). French: topographic name for someone who lived by a rocky outcrop or crag, Old French roche. German: from a short form of a Germanic personal name, Rocco, based on hrok, of uncertain origin, or hrod ‘renown’.

List of People with Surname Roche

Based on our public records, there are a total of 6,606 people with the surname Roche. Among these people surnamed Roche, there are approximately 876 distinct names, with an average of 7 people who share the same name. Joseph Roche, Patrick Roche and Patricia Roche are the top three most widely-used names from the list of people surnamed Roche, with 210, 154 and 139 people respectively.

In addition, Our data shows that Florida has the most people surnamed Roche, with a total of 709 people, and there are a total of 352 distinct names among these people. New York is the second-most populous state for people with the surname Roche, with a total of 684 people and an average of 342 distinct names.