La Rauche History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms
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The name La Rauche is derived from the Old French word "roche," meaning "rock," and was likely first used as a name to describe someone who resided near a prominent rock.
Early Origins of the La Rauche family
The surname La Rauche was first found in Languedoc where the family has held a family seat since ancient times.
Important Dates for the La Rauche family
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La Rauche Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Laroche, Laroches, Larauche, Lareauche, Larouche, LaRouche, De Roche, La Roche, Roche, de la Roche and many more.
Early Notables of the La Rauche family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the La Rauche family
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Jacques LaRoche, aged 43; settled in Louisiana in 1719; Constantine Laroche settled in America in 1769; Zacharie Laroche settled in Philadelphia in 1795.