Rocha Family History

Meaning of surname: Rocha

Rocha (Portuguese pronunciation: ['ʁɔʃɐ]) is a Portuguese language surname. Its origin can be French,[1] but it can be also a Jewish-Portuguese Sephardic surname.[2][3] It literally means “rock” or “boulder” in Portuguese; for instance, “rochas sedimentares, metamórficas e magmáticas” means “sedimentary, metamorphic and igneous rocks”. It is also a topographical surname that is found in Portugal as “da Rocha” or simply Rocha, literally, "one who is from/of the rock".

We found 86,521 Genealogy and Family History Records for Rocha in our Newspaper Archive.

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76,232 Digital Copies of Newspapers
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448 Government Documents
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5,262 Social Security Death Records

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