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Thalken Family History

Thalken Name Meaning
Origin unidentified. Probably from a patronymic form of Talig or a similar short form of a Germanic personal name formed with theod ‘people’, ‘tribe’.

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

1,851 Historical Documents with Thalken on Ancestry
417 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
84 Military Records
39 Immigration Records
242 Census and Voter Lists
1,069 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Thalken Families

  • Number of Thalken families
     4 - 5
     2 - 3
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
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    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Thalken last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Thalken census records

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Thalken Family Origin

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Average Life Expectancy for Thalken

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Thalken Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

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Military Service by Thalken

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