Talman Family History

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Talman Name Meaning

Dutch: occupational name from taelman, taleman ‘lawyer’, ‘orator’. Jewish (Ashkenazic) and German (Thalmann): topographic name for someone who lived in a valley, composed of the elements tal ‘valley’ + man ‘man’. Compare Dallmann.

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

Similar surnames: Salman, Rayman, Waldman, Hallman, Tolman, Tilman, Kelman, Kalman

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Talman Family Origin

Where is the Talman family from?

Talman Family Occupations

What did your Talman ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Talman family was Bricklayers Lab. The most common Talman occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 10% of Talman's were Agricultural Labourers. Agricultural Labourer, Agricult Laborer and Bread Vendor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Talman.

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  • Agricultural Labourer

  • Agricult Laborer

  • Bread Vendor

  • Bricklayers Lab


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

Talman Historical Records

What Talman family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 9,000 census records available for the last name Talman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Talman census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Talman

Passenger List

There are 794 immigration records available for the last name Talman. 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 928 military records available for the last name Talman. For the veterans among your Talman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Talman Life Expectancy

What is the average Talman lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Talman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1998, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Talman in 1963 was 77, and 93 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Talman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Talman ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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