Torr Family History
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Torr Name Meaning
topographic name for someone who lived by a tor or rocky hilltop (Old English torr, of Celtic origin), or a habitational name from any of the places named with this word, for example Torre or Torr in Devon, where the surname is frequent. nickname for someone thought to resemble a bull, Anglo-Norman French tor (Latin taurus). Scottish: perhaps a habitational name from a minor place in Fife.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Orr, Torre, Toro, Torp, Hoar, Borr, Tarr, Rohr, Torry, Mohr