Tanland Family History

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Tanland 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: Harland, Calland, Marland, Garland, Anand, Tallant, Annand, Penland

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Tanland Family Origin

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Tanland Family Occupations

What did your Tanland ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Cotton Spinner was the top reported job for people in the UK named Tanland.

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Cotton Spinner
    100%

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

Tanland Historical Records

What Tanland family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 21 census records available for the last name Tanland. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Tanland 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 6 immigration records available for the last name Tanland. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Tanland. For the veterans among your Tanland ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Tanland Life Expectancy

What is the average Tanland lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Tanland 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 Tanland

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