Tal Name Meaning

Ashkenazic: ornamental name from German Tal ‘valley’. Israeli: ornamental name from Hebrew tal ‘dew’.

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

Similar surnames: Thal, Gal, Dal, Tax, Mak, Tag, Bal, Lal, Pal, Tan

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Tal Family Origin

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Tal Family Occupations

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In 1880, the most common Tal occupation in the USA was Laborer. 100% of Tal's were Laborers.

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Tal Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Tal. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Tal 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

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Draft Card

There are 155 military records available for the last name Tal. For the veterans among your Tal ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Tal Life Expectancy

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Between 1965 and 2002, in the United States, Tal life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1965, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Tal in 1965 was 36, and 78 in 2002.

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