Talcott Family History

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Talcott Name Meaning

English: unexplained. The name has all but died out in Britain, but thrives in North America. Possible origins that have been proposed include: Norman habitational name from Taillecourt in France. topographic name from Middle English tile ‘tile’ + cot ‘cottage’.

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

Similar surnames: Alcott, Walcott, Calcote, Wilcott, Tapscott, Wolcott, Talbot, Fawcett

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Talcott Family Origin

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Talcott Family Occupations

What did your Talcott ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Talcott occupation in Canada was Farmer. 100% of Talcott's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer


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Talcott Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 14,000 census records available for the last name Talcott. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Talcott 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Talcott. 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 3,000 military records available for the last name Talcott. For the veterans among your Talcott ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Talcott Life Expectancy

What is the average Talcott lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Talcott life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Talcott in 1953 was 39, and 71 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Talcott 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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