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Origins of the Torres surname

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About the Torreses

We have a total number of 1296 records for people with the last name Torres.

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Where do most Torreses live?

In 1921, most Torreses lived in South West.

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Interesting facts about Torreses

How common is your surname?

You have a rare surname! It's not in the top 1000 UK surnames!

We have 578 records for the Torres surname. The oldest one dates back to 1841.

Who were Torreses most likely to marry?




Our Marriage record sets tell us which families married Torreses.

What are the most common Torres first names?

  • Juan
  • Jose
  • Maria
  • Juana

Our birth record sets tell us the names of Torres family members

Common jobs for Torreses

Men and women often performed different types of jobs, so these are displayed by gender to maintain their historical accuracy.

Common Female occupations for Torreses in 1921
At Home










Common Male occupations for Torreses in 1921
Farm Hands


Semiskilled Chauffeurs And Drivers


General Farmers


Sales Clerks




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