Toren Family History
Toren Name Meaning
Dutch (also Van Toren): topographic name from Middle Dutch tor(r)en ‘tower’ (from Latin turris) or a habitational name from any of many places called with this word. Swedish (Torén): ornamental name from the personal name Tor(e) (see Thor ) + the adjectival suffix -én a derivative of Latin -enius ‘relating to’. Jewish (Ashkenazic): habitational name from the city of Toruń in Poland called Thorn in German.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press