Torry Family History

14-Day Free Trial

GET STARTED

Torry Name Meaning

English: variant of Terry. Scottish: probably a habitational name from Torry near Aberdeen.

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


Similar surnames: Torr, Torrey, Towry, Tarry, Torre, Tirey, Terry, Dory, Corry, Jerry

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Torry Family Origin

Where is the Torry family from?

SHOW MORE

Torry Family Occupations

What did your Torry ancestors do for a living?

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

SHOW MORE
  • Farmer

    30%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Farm Laborer

    4%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Torry family was Farm Laborer. The most common Torry occupation in the USA was Farmer. 30% of Torry's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Torry.

Source: Census data for Torry | Data not to scale

Torry Historical Records

What Torry family records will you find?

Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Torry ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Torry

Solve your own mystery as you explore your history.

Torry Life Expectancy

What is the average Torry lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Torry 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.

SHOW MORE

United States

Between 1951 and 2004, Torry life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1964, and highest in 1976. The average life expectancy for Torry in 1951 was 45, and 76 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Torry

Famous Torry Family

Is anyone famous hiding in your tree?

SHOW MORE
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)

Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Look up another name

It’s easy to get started with a 14-day free trial.

It’s easy to get started with a 14-day free trial.