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Talmadge Family History

Talmadge Name Meaning
English: metonymic occupational name for an itinerant merchant, from Old French talemasche ‘knapsack’ (a word of uncertain origin).Americanized form of one or more like-sounding Jewish surnames. Compare Talmage.

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

128,570 Historical Documents with Talmadge on Ancestry
17,571 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
3,150 Military Records
768 Immigration Records
14,246 Census and Voter Lists
92,835 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Talmadge Families

  • Number of Talmadge families
     47 - 92
     16 - 46
     1 - 15
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Talmadge families
     26 - 50
     9 - 25
     1 - 8
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Talmadge last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Talmadge census records

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Talmadge Family Origin

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Talmadge Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Talmadge

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Talmadge Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Talmadge census records

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Talmadge Civil War Service Records

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