Talty Family History

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Talty Name Meaning

Irish (County Clare): reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Tailtigh ‘descendant of Tailteach’, a personal name which Woulfe believes to be a variant of Taithleach (see Talley).

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

Similar surnames: Tally, Harty, Lally, Carty, Naulty, Tilly, Staley, Marty, Taute

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Talty Family Origin

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Talty Family Occupations

What did your Talty ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Clerk were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Talty. 25% of Talty men worked as a Laborer and 23% of Talty women worked as a Clerk. Some less common occupations for Americans named Talty were Engineer and Housewife

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Farmer
  • Salesman
  • Engineer

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Clerk
  • Housekeeper
  • Stenographer
  • Housewife

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

Talty Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Talty. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Talty 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 Talty. 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 781 military records available for the last name Talty. For the veterans among your Talty ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Talty Life Expectancy

What is the average Talty lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Talty life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1982. The average life expectancy for Talty in 1956 was 52, and 85 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Talty 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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