Torrance Surname History
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- Torrance last name meaning & etymology
- Torrance spelling & pronunciation
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Torrance Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Torrance is often difficult to determine in cases which country boundaries change over time, making the nation of origin indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Torrance may be in dispute based on whether the surname came in to being naturally and independently in multiple locales; e.g. in the case of family names that are based on a profession, which can appear in multiple regions independently (such as the name "Clark" which evolved from the profession of "clerk").
Torrance Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Torrance come may come from a craft, such as the name "Gardener" which was given to people of that profession. Some of these craft-based last names might be a profession in another language. For this reason it is essential to know the country of origin of a name, and the languages used by its ancestors. Many names like Torrance originate from religious texts such as the Quran, the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, and so on. Commonly these family names relate to a religious sentiment such as "Worthy of praise".
Torrance Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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Understanding spelling variations and alternate spellings of the Torrance surname are important to understanding the etymology of the name. Family names like Torrance change in how they're said and written as they travel across villages, family unions, and eras across time. In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Torrance were transcribed based on how they were heard by a scribe when people's names were written in government records. This could have resulted in misspellings of Torrance.
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torrance Family Tree
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- Hugh Torrance
- James Gilbreath Torrance
- Hugh Torrance
- James Gailbreath Torrance 1774 - 1847
- Betsey Torrance
- Sarah Elizabeth Torrance
- Daniel Torrance
- Louise "Lulu" Anthony Torrance
- John W. Torrance
- Harry Torrance Ryen