Torry Name Meaning

English: variant of Terry. Scottish: probably a habitational name from Torry near Aberdeen.

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


Similar surnames: Torr, Torrey, Towry, Tarry, Torre, Tirey, Terry, Dory, Corry, Jerry

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Torry Family Origin

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Torry Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    9%
  • Labourer

    5%
  • Watchmaker

    4%
  • Accountant & Printer'S Clk

    2%

In 1881, the most common Torry occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 9% of Torry's were Agricultural Labourers. Agricultural Labourer, Labourer and Watchmaker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Torry. A less common occupation for the Torry family was Accountant & Printer'S Clk.

Source: Census data for Torry | Data not to scale

Torry Historical Records

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Torry Life Expectancy

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Between 1951 and 2004, Torry life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1964, and highest in 1976. The average life expectancy for Torry in 1951 was 45, and 76 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Torry

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