Torbeck Family History

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Torbeck Name Meaning

North German: topographic name from Low German to der bek(e) ‘at the stream’. Compare Tombaugh.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Tobeck, Storbeck, Harbeck, Kolbeck, Boeck, Forbeck, Vorbeck, Reck

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Torbeck Family Origin

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Torbeck Family Occupations

What did your Torbeck ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Torbeck family was Keeps House. The most common Torbeck occupation in the USA was Farmer. 36% of Torbeck's were Farmers. Farmer, Cabinet Maker and Grocer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Torbeck.

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  • Farmer

    36%
  • Cabinet Maker

    9%
  • Grocer

    9%
  • Keeps House

    9%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Torbeck ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Torbeck Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Torbeck. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Torbeck census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Torbeck

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Torbeck. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Torbeck. For the veterans among your Torbeck ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Torbeck Life Expectancy

What is the average Torbeck lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Torbeck life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1982, and highest in 1978. The average life expectancy for Torbeck in 1963 was 83, and 91 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Torbeck

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Torbeck ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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