Tattersall Family History

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Tattersall Name Meaning

English (mainly Lancashire): habitational name from Tattershall in Lincolnshire, named from the genitive of the Old English personal name Tathere (composed of an obscure element tat + here ‘army’) + Old English halh ‘nook’, ‘recess’. The surname has been common in Lancashire from an early period.

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


Similar surnames: Catterall, Battersby, Hattersley, Waterfall, Wetherell, Fairall

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Tattersall Family Origin

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Tattersall Family Occupations

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  • Cotton Weaver

    6%
  • Farmer

    5%
  • Housekeeper

    2%
  • Labourer

    2%

In 1881, Cotton Weaver, Farmer and Housekeeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Tattersall. The most common Tattersall occupation in the UK was Cotton Weaver. 6% of Tattersall's were Cotton Weavers. A less common occupation for the Tattersall family was Labourer.

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Tattersall Historical Records

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Tattersall Life Expectancy

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