Taelor Family History

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Taelor 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: Taylor, Tailor, Tallon, Tasler, Tabor, Trevor, Tallo, Naylor, Paylor

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Taelor Family Origin

Where is the Taelor family from?

Taelor Family Occupations

What did your Taelor ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farm Hand was the top reported job for people in the US named Taelor. 50% of Taelor men worked as a Farm Hand

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farm Hand
  • Farmer

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

Taelor Historical Records

What Taelor family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 60 census records available for the last name Taelor. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Taelor 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 8 immigration records available for the last name Taelor. 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 3 military records available for the last name Taelor. For the veterans among your Taelor ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Taelor Life Expectancy

What is the average Taelor lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Taelor 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.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Taelor

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