Roscoe


Roscoe

Roscoe or Rosco is the name of many things:

Places

;United States
*Roscoe, Illinois
*Roscoe, Minnesota
*Roscoe, Missouri
*Roscoe, New York
*Roscoe, Pennsylvania
*Roscoe, South Dakota
*Roscoe, Texas
*Roscoe Village, Illinois
*Roscoe Village, Ohio
*Roscoe Independent School District, Texas;Canada
*Roscoe Bay Provincial Park, British Columbia

People

Given names

*Roscoe Arbuckle ("Fatty" Arbuckle), silent film star
*Roscoe Bartlett, U.S. Representative from the state of Maryland
*Roscoe Born
*Roscoe Brady
*Roscoe Lee Browne
*Roscoe Bulmer
*Rosco P. Coldchain, American rapper
*Roscoe Conking
*James Roscoe Day
*Roscoe G. Dickinson
*William Roscoe Estep
*Rosco Gordon
*Roscoe H. Hillenkoetter
*Roscoe Holcomb
*Roscoe C. McCulloch
*Rosco McGlashan, Australian drag racing driver
*Roscoe Mitchell
*Roscoe Nicholson
*Roscoe Orman
*Roscoe Parrish
*Roscoe C. Patterson
*Roscoe Pound
*Roscoe Sarles
*Thomas Roscoe Rede Stebbing
*Roscoe Tanner, tennis player
*William Roscoe Thayer
*Roscoe Turner

urnames

*Andy Roscoe, former Rotherham United soccer player
*Bill Roscoe, Oxford professor
*Francis James Roscoe
*Henry Enfield Roscoe
*Ingrid Roscoe
*Patrick Roscoe
*Will Roscoe (b. 1964) an author living in San Francisco
*William Roscoe, English historian

Nicknames

*Ross Taylor ("Roscoe" Taylor), New Zealand cricketer
*Roscoe (rapper) (David Williams), brother of Kurupt

Fictional people

*Sheriff Rosco P. Coltrane, from "The Dukes of Hazzard"
*Michael J. Roscoe and his son Paul Roscoe, from the second book in Anthony Horowitz's "Alex Rider" series, "Point Blanc"
* Roscoe, mascot of the Milwaukee Admirals minor league hockey team

Dogs

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Other

*Roscoe's House of Chicken 'n Waffles, a popular California restaurant chain
*ROSCO, an acronym for British railway rolling stock companies
*"Roscoe" (novel), by William Kennedy
*Roscoe, Snyder and Pacific Railroad
*Radio Free Roscoe, a teen drama from Canada
*"Roscoe", the opening track on Texas band Midlake's second studio album, "The Trials of Van Occupanther"


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  • Roscoe, IL — U.S. village in Illinois Population (2000): 6244 Housing Units (2000): 2277 Land area (2000): 9.249024 sq. miles (23.954860 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.071792 sq. miles (0.185940 sq. km) Total area (2000): 9.320816 sq. miles (24.140800 sq. km)… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Roscoe, MN — U.S. city in Minnesota Population (2000): 116 Housing Units (2000): 41 Land area (2000): 0.642041 sq. miles (1.662879 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.642041 sq. miles (1.662879 sq. km) FIPS… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

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  • Roscoe, NY — U.S. Census Designated Place in New York Population (2000): 597 Housing Units (2000): 314 Land area (2000): 0.744721 sq. miles (1.928819 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.744721 sq. miles… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Roscoe, PA — U.S. borough in Pennsylvania Population (2000): 848 Housing Units (2000): 426 Land area (2000): 0.199249 sq. miles (0.516052 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.043874 sq. miles (0.113634 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.243123 sq. miles (0.629686 sq. km)… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Roscoe, SD — U.S. city in South Dakota Population (2000): 324 Housing Units (2000): 167 Land area (2000): 0.468169 sq. miles (1.212553 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.468169 sq. miles (1.212553 sq. km) FIPS …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Roscoe, TX — U.S. city in Texas Population (2000): 1378 Housing Units (2000): 588 Land area (2000): 1.892622 sq. miles (4.901869 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 1.892622 sq. miles (4.901869 sq. km) FIPS code …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Roscoe — (spr. rósko), 1) William, engl. Geschichtschreiber, geb. 8. März 1753 in Liverpool, gest. daselbst 30. Juni 1831, machte sich als Clerk eines Anwalts mit der vaterländischen Literatur bekannt und erwarb sich zuerst durch ein Lehrgedicht: »Mount… …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon


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