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I have not found any information about the surname AROIX, I only have found
AROITZ, AROIZ, AROCH, I suposse than all of them are variations of the
same surname, the meaning can be Gorge between mountains, or can be arotz,
Basque surnames are names of houses or farms (baserriak), there are good
works about the farms of Bizkaia and Gipuzkoa, but there are not works
about the ones of Iparralde (French Basque Country).
Probably AROIX is a variation af other basque surname,
The only way that you have to obtain information is to look for his baptism
record, You can go to a Family Research Center (In the mormon churches) and
ask for the microfilms of the churches of Baiona (Bayonne). They have
microfilmed church records all around the world. Bayonne is the main town
of the French Basque Country (we call it North Basque Country)
As I have not information about this surname, I would be very pleased to
know anything that you find , in order to include it in other books about
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