Tornow Family History

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Tornow Name Meaning

German (of Slavic origin): habitational name from any of four places so named in eastern Germany, probably of similar origin to Torney 3.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Tarnow, Zornow, Torno, Torney, Konow, Turnbow, Tesnow, Gordon, Parlow

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Tornow Family Origin

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Tornow Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    18%
  • Farming

    18%
  • Carpenter

    9%
  • Express Wag. Driver

    9%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Tornow family was Express Wag. Driver. Farmer, Farming and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Tornow. The most common Tornow occupation in the USA was Farmer. 18% of Tornow's were Farmers.

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Tornow Historical Records

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Tornow Life Expectancy

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