Torok Family History

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Torok Name Meaning

Hungarian (Török): ethnic name from török ‘Turkish’. The name was borne by people of ethnic Turkish descent, but also sometimes given to people who were captured by the Turks or someone who had taken part in the wars against the Ottoman Empire. In other cases the surname may be from a habitational name, from the use of a picture of a Turk as a house sign.

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


Similar surnames: Turek, Hook, Turck, Toro, Stork, Troy, Turo, Boros, Borek, Zook

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Torok Family Origin

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Torok Family Occupations

What did your Torok ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Torok. 31% of Torok men worked as a Laborer and 13% of Torok women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Torok were Labor and Cook

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    31%
  • Miner
    12%
  • Farmer
    7%
  • Labor
    6%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
    13%
  • Maid
    10%
  • Operator
    8%
  • Cook
    8%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Torok Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Torok. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Torok 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 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Torok. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 3,000 military records available for the last name Torok. For the veterans among your Torok ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Torok Life Expectancy

What is the average Torok lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Torok life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1954. The average life expectancy for Torok in 1945 was 29, and 79 in 2004.

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