Talley Family History

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Talley Name Meaning

Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Taithligh ‘descendant of Taithleach’, a byname or personal name meaning ‘peaceable’. Possibly an altered spelling of German Tallig, from a short form of a Germanic personal name similar to Dietrich.

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


Similar surnames: Halley, Galley, Tolley, Hanley, Malley, Manley, Tilley, Tally, Gallen

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Talley Family Origin

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Talley Family Occupations

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  • Annuitant

    20%
  • Housekeeper (Offices)

    20%
  • Labourer General

    20%
  • Manchester Warehouseman

    20%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Talley family was Manchester Warehouseman. The most common Talley occupation in the UK was Annuitant. 20% of Talley's were Annuitants. Annuitant, Housekeeper (Offices) and Labourer General were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Talley.

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Talley Historical Records

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Talley Life Expectancy

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