Turin Name Meaning

French and northern Italian: habitational name from the city of Turin in Italy (Italian name Torino). French: from a reduced form of the personal name Art(h)urin, a pet form of the personal name Arthur. Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): habitational name from a village called Tury or Turin, now in Belarus.

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


Similar surnames: Turi, Turpin, Gurin, Torino, Rubin, Turk, Murin, Tarin, Hulin, Tur

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Turin Family Origin

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Turin Family Occupations

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  • Baker

    50%
  • Newsvender

    50%

In 1881, Baker and Newsvender were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Turin. The most common Turin occupation in the UK was Baker. 50% of Turin's were Bakers.

Source: Census data for Turin | Data not to scale

Turin Historical Records

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Turin Life Expectancy

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Between 1963 and 2003, Turin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2001, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Turin in 1963 was 79, and 81 in 2003.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Turin

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