Terrence History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms
Early Origins of the Terrence family
The surname Terrence was first found in Stirlingshire. The name is a habitation name from either East Kilbride or north of Glasgow where it is derived from the Gaelic word "torran" which means "hillock" or "mound."
Early History of the Terrence family
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Terrence Spelling Variations
Early Notables of the Terrence family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Terrence family to Ireland
Some of the Terrence family moved to Ireland
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Migration of the Terrence family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: John Torrence arrived in Philadelphia in 1828; followed by James in 1868; Adam Torrens settled in Philadelphia in 1828; Aaron in 1823; Alexander in 1848.
Contemporary Notables of the name Terrence (post 1700)
- John Terrence Cacioppo (1951-2018), American neuroscientist and psychologist, Tiffany and Margaret Blake Distinguished Service Professor at the University of Chicago
- Clinton Terrence Perren (b. 1975), former Australian first-class cricketer who played for Queensland (1997-1998) and (2008-2009)
- William Terrence McGrattan (b. 1956), Canadian Catholic bishop, 12th and current Bishop of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Peterborough
- Joseph Terrence Lanni (1943-2011), former American Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer of MGM Mirage
- Peter Terrence Blackmore (b. 1945), Australian politician, Member for Maitland (1991–1999), and Mayor of the City of Maitland (1986-1990)
- Samuel Terrence McGuffie (b. 1989), American college football wide receiver
- Terrence William Boyle (b. 1945), American politician, U.S. District Judge for the Eastern District of North Carolina, 1984- CITATION[CLOSE]
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- Terrence Jon Francona (b. 1959), nicknamed "Tito", American manager of the Cleveland Indians of Major League Baseball, son of John Francona
- Terrence R. Dake (b. 1944), retired United States Marine Corps four-star general, Assistant Commandant of the Marine Corps (ACMC) from 1998 to 2000
- Terrence Hardiman (b. 1937), English actor, best known for his starring role in The Demon Headmaster (1996-1998)
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