Tallant Family History

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Tallant Name Meaning

English (of Norman origin): occupational name for a tailor or nickname for a good swordsman, from taillant ‘cutting’, present participle of Old French tailler ‘to cut’ (Late Latin taliare, from talea ‘(plant) cutting’). English: variant spelling of Tallent. Irish: of English origin, recorded in Ireland from the 16th century; also a variant form of Tallon.

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


Similar surnames: Gallant, Tallon, Calland, Galant, Allan, Allman, Tarrant, Vaillant

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Tallant Family Origin

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Tallant Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    56%
  • Going To School

    22%
  • Farmer Son

    11%
  • Laborer

    6%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Tallant family was Laborer. The most common Tallant occupation in Canada was Farmer. 56% of Tallant's were Farmers. Farmer, Going To School and Farmer Son were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Tallant.

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Tallant Historical Records

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Tallant Life Expectancy

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