Taelman Family History

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Taelman Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Talman, Tallman, Taulman, Kalman, Allman, Stallman, Selman, Kelman

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Taelman Family Origin

Where is the Taelman family from?

Taelman Family Occupations

What did your Taelman ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Assembler and Beautician were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Taelman. 8% of Taelman men worked as an Assembler and 25% of Taelman women worked as a Beautician. Some less common occupations for Americans named Taelman were Bartender and Stenographer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Assembler
    8%
  • Auto Mechanic
    8%
  • Bank Teller
    8%
  • Bartender
    8%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Beautician
    25%
  • Bookeeper
    25%
  • Inspector
    25%
  • Stenographer
    25%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Taelman Historical Records

What Taelman family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 311 census records available for the last name Taelman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Taelman census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1881 Canadian census records for Taelman

Passenger List

There are 136 immigration records available for the last name Taelman. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 89 military records available for the last name Taelman. For the veterans among your Taelman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Taelman Life Expectancy

What is the average Taelman lifespan?

Between 1967 and 2004, in the United States, Taelman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1972, and highest in 1979. The average life expectancy for Taelman in 1967 was 85, and 68 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Taelman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Taelman 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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