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The surname Rochette was first found in Dauphiny (French: Dauphiné or Dauphiné Viennois), a former province in southeastern France, where the family has held a family seat since very early times.

Spelling variations of this family name include: Rochette, Rochete, Rocchette, Rochès, Rauchete, Rocette, Rocet, Rosette and many more.


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This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Rochette research. Another 711 words (51 lines of text) covering the years 1618 and 1713 are included under the topic Early Rochette History in all our PDF Extended History products.

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Another 49 words (4 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Rochette Notables in all our PDF Extended History products.

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Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Rochette Settlers in United States in the 19th Century


  • A. Rochette settled in Texas in 1847

Rochette Settlers in United States in the 20th Century


  • Dr. Edward Rochette, aged 25, who emigrated to America, in 1905
  • Augustine Rochette, aged 27, who emigrated to the United States from Beseair, France, in 1908
  • Estella Rochette, aged 27, who landed in America, in 1909
  • Henri Rochette, aged 32, who landed in America from Paris, France, in 1910
  • Edward Rochette, who landed in America, in 1910


Rochette Settlers in Canada in the 18th Century


  • Etienne Rochette, son of Etienne and Madeleine Meure of Saint-Nicolas-de-Macherin, diocese de Grenoble, Dauphiné, married M. Françoise Rousseau, daughter of Jean-Baptiste and M. Catherine in 1757 in Montréal

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  • Edward C. Rochette (1927-1987), American numismatist, recipient of the Farran Zerbe Memorial Award in 1987 for Distinguished Service
  • Jean-Marc Rochette (b. 1956), French painter, illustrator and comics creator
  • Desiré-Raoul Rochette (1790-1854), French archaeologist
  • Joannie Rochette (b. 1986), Canadian three-time silver and bronze medalist figure skater


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  1. Rupp, Daniel L. A Collection of Upwards of Thirty Thousand Names of German, Swiss, Dutch, French and Other Immigrants to Pennsylvania from 1727 to 1776. Baltimore. Print.
  2. Guérard, Albert Léon. France: a Modern History. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 1959. Print.
  3. Egle, William Henry. Pennsylvania Genealogies Scotch-Irish and German. Harrisburg: L.S. Hart, 1886. Print.
  4. Hanks, Patricia and Flavia Hodges. A Dictionary of Surnames. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1988. Print. (ISBN 0-19-211592-8).
  5. Browning, Charles H. Americans of Royal Descent. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
  6. Bolton, Charles Knowles. Bolton's American Armory. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Company, 1964. Print.
  7. de la Porte, A. Tresor Heraldique. Paris: F. Casterman, 1864. Print.
  8. Rietstap, Johannes Baptist. Armorial Général. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
  9. Zieber, Eugene. Heraldry in America. Philadelphia: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
  10. Conrad, Glenn R. The First Families of Louisiana. Baton Rouge LA: Claitor's Publishing, 1970. Print.
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The Rochette Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Rochette Family Crest was drawn according to heraldic standards based on published blazons. We generally include the oldest published family crest once associated with each surname.

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