Tallant Family History

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Tallant Name Meaning

English (of Norman origin): occupational name for a tailor or nickname for a good swordsman, from taillant ‘cutting’, present participle of Old French tailler ‘to cut’ (Late Latin taliare, from talea ‘(plant) cutting’). English: variant spelling of Tallent. Irish: of English origin, recorded in Ireland from the 16th century; also a variant form of Tallon.

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


Similar surnames: Gallant, Tallon, Calland, Galant, Allan, Allman, Tarrant, Vaillant

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Tallant Family Origin

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Tallant Family Occupations

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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Tallant ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

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  • Labourer

    10%
  • Annuitant

    7%
  • Carpenter

    7%
  • Agricultural Laborer

    3%

In 1881, the most common Tallant occupation in the UK was Labourer. 10% of Tallant's were Labourers. Labourer, Annuitant and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Tallant. A less common occupation for the Tallant family was Agricultural Laborer.

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Tallant Historical Records

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Tallant Life Expectancy

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