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Torre origins.
Posted by: Giovanni Torre (ID *****4971) Date: June 07, 2002 at 05:39:38
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I'm Giovanni Torre of Perth, Western Australia. My father Giuseppe C. Torre came from Funari, Sicily. The family legend has always suggested that our family name came from Spain. Now I have checked out Harry Stein's link and am curious as to how/why the Torre name came to Sicily. Were they(we) Sephardic Jews fleeing the Inquisition?

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