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Torti Name Meaning

Italian: nickname from torto ‘twisted’, ‘tortured’, ‘sullen’ or Sicilian tortu ‘bad’, ‘wicked’ (but also in castru tortu ‘castrated ram’), from Latin tortus, past participle of torquere ‘to turn or twist’.

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


Similar surnames: Corti, Tonti, Forti, Storto, Tosto, Toro, Toti, Storti, Forni, Torri

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Torti Family Origin

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Torti Family Occupations

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Torti Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Torti. 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 Torti. For the veterans among your Torti ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Torti Life Expectancy

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Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Torti life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1972. The average life expectancy for Torti in 1949 was 53, and 87 in 2004.

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