Turin Family History

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Turin Name Meaning

French and northern Italian: habitational name from the city of Turin in Italy (Italian name Torino). French: from a reduced form of the personal name Art(h)urin, a pet form of the personal name Arthur. Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): habitational name from a village called Tury or Turin, now in Belarus.

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

Similar surnames: Turi, Turpin, Gurin, Torino, Rubin, Turk, Murin, Tarin, Hulin, Tur

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Turin Family Origin

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Turin Family Occupations

What did your Turin ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Bookkeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Turin. 18% of Turin men worked as a Laborer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Manager
  • Salesman
  • Farmer

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Bookkeeper

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Turin Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Turin. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Turin census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 972 immigration records available for the last name Turin. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 2,000 military records available for the last name Turin. For the veterans among your Turin ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Turin Life Expectancy

What is the average Turin lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2003, in the United States, Turin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2001, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Turin in 1963 was 79, and 81 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Turin

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Turin ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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