Talkington Family History

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Talkington Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Torkington in Greater Manchester (formerly in Cheshire), named in Old English as ‘settlement (tun) associated with Turec’.

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


Similar surnames: Walkington, Wallington, Pilkington, Allington, Carrington, Elkington

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Talkington Family Origin

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Talkington Family Occupations

What did your Talkington ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Boro Council Electricity Dept (mains Labourer) Hammersmith and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Talkington. 6% of Talkington men worked as a Boro Council Electricity Dept (mains Labourer) Hammersmith and 47% of Talkington women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Talkington were Clerk Glass Bottle Manuf and Domestic Duties

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Boro Council Electricity Dept (mains Labourer) Hammersmith
    6%
  • Butlerincapacitated
    6%
  • Carpenter Joiner
    6%
  • Clerk Glass Bottle Manuf
    6%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    47%
  • Cashier
    4%
  • Childrens Nurse
    4%
  • Domestic Duties
    4%

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

Talkington Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 9,000 census records available for the last name Talkington. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Talkington 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 316 immigration records available for the last name Talkington. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, 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 Talkington. For the veterans among your Talkington ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Talkington Life Expectancy

What is the average Talkington lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Talkington life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Talkington in 1954 was 49, and 63 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Talkington

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