This site has been created to explore details related to various Rasco/Roscoe/Ruscoe surnames. The hope is this site will be a place to share those facts, helping to illuminate our ancestors’ lives. The when, where, and why of who they were and how they connect us.


  • To publicize research results.
  • Encourage factual research utilizing genetic & genealogical analysis to prove or disprove family connections. 
  • To encourage sharing source material to help fellow researchers further their goals.
  • Solicit families to help focus research and assist them in their searches.
  • To identify each unique Rasco surname and its family branches.
  • To find the most distant common ancestor for each surname variant.