Torpy Name Meaning

Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Tarpaigh (see Tarpey).

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


Similar surnames: Torpey, Tarpey, Torney, Toran, Troy, Tarpy, Terry, Towey, Toney

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Torpy Family Origin

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Torpy Family Occupations

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  • Bootmaker

    17%
  • Bricklayers Labourer

    17%
  • Clerk H M Office Of Works & Public Buildings

    17%
  • Farm Lab

    17%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Torpy family was Farm Lab. The most common Torpy occupation in the UK was Bootmaker. 17% of Torpy's were Bootmakers. Bootmaker, Bricklayers Labourer and Clerk H M Office Of Works & Public Buildings were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Torpy.

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Torpy Historical Records

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Torpy Life Expectancy

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Between 1954 and 2004, Torpy life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1977, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Torpy in 1954 was 69, and 77 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Torpy

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