Tarrant Family History

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Tarrant Name Meaning

English (southern): topographic name for someone living on the banks of the Tarrant river in Dorset, of which the name is of the same origin as Trent. Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Toráin (see Torrens).

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


Similar surnames: Toran, Tallant, Trant, Sarratt, Farrand, Taranto, Farran, Largent

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Tarrant Family Origin

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Tarrant Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    3%
  • Labourer

    3%
  • Carpenter

    3%
  • Bricklayer

    2%

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

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Tarrant Historical Records

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Tarrant Life Expectancy

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