Alexander P Roche1

#735, (26 January 1859 - 9 October 1907)
RelationshipUncle of Estelle Rose Roche
Father*William Roche1 (c 1810 - )
Mother*Mary Ann Casey1 (c 1820 - 1859)
Birth*26 January 1859He was born on 26 January 1859 at St. Louis, Missouri.2,1
Baptism27 February 1859He was baptized on 27 February 1859 at Basilica of St. Louis (Old Cathedral), St. Louis, Missouri; (sponsors maybe T Langton and Alice Kiley or Riley or Kelly.)2
9 July 1860He appeared on the census of 9 July 1860 in the household of William Roche at St. Louis, Missouri, age 1; (near Virginia Hotel.)3
7 July 1870He appeared on the census of 7 July 1870 at Academy of the Christian Brothers, St. Louis, Missouri.4 
between 1874 and 1875He was in school between 1874 and 1875 at St. Louis University, St. Louis, Missouri.5 
Death*9 October 1907He died on 9 October 1907 at Missouri at age 48.6 
Obituary10 October 1907Obituary for Alexander P Roche was published on 10 October 1907.6 
Burial*11 October 1907He was buried on 11 October 1907 at Calvary Cemetery, St. Louis, Missouri.7 


  1. [S19] 1860 U.S. Federal Census.
  2. [S56] Gabriel Drouin, compiler, Drouin Collection: Early U.S. French Catholic Church Records (Montreal: Institut Généalogique Drouin, after 1940), p. 111, img. 57/224; Alexander Roach, bapt. 27 Feb '59, son of Wm and Mary Anne Roach,, b. 26 last; sponsors S. Laughton or Langton and Alice Riley or Keley. Online
  3. [S19] 1860 U.S. Federal Census. William (50), Dry Goods Store, b. Ireland.
  4. [S18] 1870 U.S. Federal Census. Ambrose (11), b. MO.
  5. [S1121] Catalogue of St. Louis University 1874 - 75 (St. Louis, Missouri: St. Louis University, 1875), p. 13, Alexander P. Roche, res. MO, 1st Gram. Com.; p. 30, junior student.
  6. [S62] St. Louis Post-Dispatch, St. Louis, Missouri.
  7. [S65] Archdiocese St. Louis Cemetery Records, online, sec 2 row 111 (family plot).