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Did any of the descendants of Rabbi Ascher ben Jechiel take "Rosch" as a surname?

You are making a wrong assumption, in my understanding. Rabbi Asher's surname was not "Rosh" - it is simply an acronym of his name (his letter abbreviations make sense only in Hebrew). It's like ...
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Huguenot lineage from Flanders creates a brick wall

I've done research on Jacques Hoste from Middelburg, see https://www.wikitree.com/wiki/Hoste-114. Didn't find much about his father. I'm interested in him since I was born in Middelburg and my name is ...
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