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Turoff Name Meaning

Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): alternative spelling of Turov, a habitational name for someone from a place called Turov in Belarus. The place is named with tur ‘aurochs’ (ultimately cognate with Latin taurus ‘bull’).

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


Similar surnames: Tur, Turner, Tarnoff, Duboff, Boroff, Danoff, Tropp, Sadoff, Turek

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Turoff Family Origin

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Turoff Family Occupations

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Turoff Historical Records

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Passenger List

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Turoff Life Expectancy

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Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Turoff life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1969, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Turoff in 1962 was 74, and 80 in 2004.

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