Terrance Family History

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Terrance Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized (‘translated’) form of Gaelic Mac Toirdhealbhaigh (see Turley). Terence was sometimes used as an English equivalent of the Gaelic personal name Toirdhealbach.

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


Similar surnames: Torrence, Tarrant, Ferrante, Ferrando, Ferrand, France, Tarrance

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Terrance Family Origin

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Terrance Family Occupations

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  • Drapery Merchant

    13%
  • Farmer

    13%
  • Genl Labourer

    13%
  • Horse Keeper

    13%

In 1881, the most common Terrance occupation in the UK was Drapery Merchant. 13% of Terrance's were Drapery Merchants. Drapery Merchant, Farmer and Genl Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Terrance. A less common occupation for the Terrance family was Horse Keeper.

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Terrance Historical Records

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Terrance Life Expectancy

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