Rochford Surname History
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Rochford Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Rochford is often very difficult to determine because country boundaries change over time, making the original nationality a mystery. The original ethnicity of Rochford may be in dispute as result of whether the surname originated naturally and independently in different locales; e.g. in the case of surnames that come from a professional trade, which can come into being in multiple places independently (such as the name "Fisher" which was given to fishermen).
Rochford Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Rochford come may come from a craft, such as the name "Carpenter" which was given to woodworkers. Some of these trade-based family names might be a profession in a different language. Because of this it is essential to understand the nationality of a name, and the languages spoken by its early ancestors. Many modern names like Rochford originate from religious texts like the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, and so forth. In many cases these family names relate to a religious phrase such as "Worthy of praise".
Rochford Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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In early history when few people could write, names such as Rochford were transcribed based on how they were heard by a scribe when people's names were recorded in public records. This could have resulted in misspellings of Rochford. Understanding misspellings and spelling variations of the Rochford family name are important to understanding the possible origins of the name. Family names like Rochford transform in their pronunciation and spelling as they travel across communities, family unions, and countries over the years.
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Rochford Family Tree
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- Margaret Rochford Tilney 1382 - 1441
- Alice (Hastings) Rochford 1352 - 1410
- John ROCHFORD Rochford 1350 - 1410
- Eleanor De Rochford Berneval 1373 - ?
- Isabel Rochford De berkeley 1170 - 1215
- George Rochford Boleyn, 2nd Viscount Rochford
- Elizabeth Rochford Scrop 1439-1503) 1439 - 1503
- Henry Rochford
- George Rochford Stetson
- Caleb Rochford Stetson