Thalken Family History

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Thalken Name Meaning

Origin unidentified. Probably from a patronymic form of Talig or a similar short form of a Germanic personal name formed with theod ‘people’, ‘tribe’.

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


Similar surnames: Thelen, Halen, Thaden, Hacke, Harke, Tholen, Thaler, Harten, Tjaden

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Thalken Family Origin

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Thalken Family Occupations

What did your Thalken ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Thalken occupation in the USA was Farmer. 100% of Thalken's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    100%

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

Thalken Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Thalken. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Thalken census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Thalken. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Thalken. For the veterans among your Thalken ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Thalken Life Expectancy

What is the average Thalken lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Thalken life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1972, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Thalken in 1963 was 69, and 88 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Thalken

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Thalken 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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