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Terres Name Meaning

French: unexplained; possibly a habitational name from a place named with this word. German: unexplained. Scottish: variant of Terris. Catalan: plural variant of Catalan Terra. Catalan (Terrés): variant of Terrers, a habitational name from a derivative of Catalan terra, or possibly also variant of Tarrés, a habitational name from a town in Les Garrigues district, of the same origin as Terrers.

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


Similar surnames: Serres, Torres, Terris, Torre, Terra, Herren, Torrens, Hermes, Terry

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Terres Family Origin

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Terres Family Occupations

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  • Brass Founder

    33%
  • Joiner

    33%
  • Railway Engine Driver

    33%

In 1881, the most common Terres occupation in the UK was Brass Founder. 33% of Terres's were Brass Founders. A less common occupation for the Terres family was Railway Engine Driver. Brass Founder and Joiner were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Terres.

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