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Torrent History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms



Early Origins of the Torrent family


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."

Early History of the Torrent family


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Torrent Spelling Variations


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

Early Notables of the Torrent family (pre 1700)


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Migration of the Torrent family to Ireland


Some of the Torrent family moved to Ireland, but this topic is not covered in this excerpt.
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Migration of the Torrent family to the New World and Oceana


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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  1. ^ 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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