The surname Rocford was first found in Auvergne, a historic province in south central France where the family has held a
since very early times.
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of this family name include: Rochefort, Rochefor, Rochefaure, Rochefore, Rochfort, Rocfort, Rossefort, Rauchefort, Rauchefor, Rochefaur, Rochford, Rocheford, Rauchefors, Rauchford, Raucheford, Rocford, Rockford, Rokford, Rockfor, Rokfor, De Rochefort, De Rochefor, De Rochefaure, De Rochefore, De Rochfort, De Rocfort and many more.
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Dennis Rochford settled with his wife, Marie and daughters, Grace and Mary, in Pennsylvania in 1682; Thomas Rochford settled in Canada in 1840; and Michael Rochford who settled in New York in 1845..