Targett Family History

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Targett Name Meaning

English: variant of Taggart. Possibly an altered spelling of French Target, a nickname for someone who carried a square buckler, Old French targe.

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


Similar surnames: Hargett, Argent, Largent, Barrett, Sargent, Garnett, Arnett, Carnett

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Targett Family Origin

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Targett Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    9%
  • Farmer

    5%
  • General Lab

    2%
  • Labourer

    2%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Targett family was Labourer. The most common Targett occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 9% of Targett's were Agricultural Labourers. Agricultural Labourer, Farmer and General Lab were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Targett.

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Targett Historical Records

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Targett Life Expectancy

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