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Torrent Early Origins



The surname Torrent 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."

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Torrent Early History


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Torrent Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Torrent research. Another 212 words (15 lines of text) covering the year 1563 is included under the topic Early Torrent History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Torrent Spelling Variations


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Torrent Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Torrance, Torrens, Torrence and others.

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Torrent Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Torrent Early Notables (pre 1700)



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Torrent In Ireland


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Torrent In Ireland



Some of the Torrent family moved to Ireland, but this topic is not covered in this excerpt. Another 327 words (23 lines of text) about their life in Ireland is included in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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The Great Migration


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The Great Migration



Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Torrent Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Antonio Torrent, aged 50, who landed in Puerto Rico in 1874 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)
  • Joseph Torrent, who arrived in Arkansas in 1885 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)

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