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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

What did your Tallant ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Labourer

    10%
  • Annuitant

    7%
  • Carpenter

    7%
  • Agricultural Laborer

    3%

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Tallant Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Tallant ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Tallant Life Expectancy

What is the average Tallant lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, Tallant life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Tallant in 1950 was 53, and 80 in 2004.

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