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Talkington Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Torkington in Greater Manchester (formerly in Cheshire), named in Old English as ‘settlement (tun) associated with Turec’.

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


Similar surnames: Walkington, Wallington, Pilkington, Allington, Carrington, Elkington

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Talkington Family Origin

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Talkington Family Occupations

What did your Talkington ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Talkington occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Talkington's were Farmers. Farmer, Farms and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Talkington. A less common occupation for the Talkington family was Keeping House.

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  • Farmer

    67%
  • Farms

    11%
  • Farm Laborer

    3%
  • Keeping House

    3%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Talkington ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Talkington Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Talkington. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Talkington 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Talkington. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, 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 Talkington. For the veterans among your Talkington ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Talkington Life Expectancy

What is the average Talkington lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Talkington life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Talkington in 1954 was 49, and 63 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Talkington

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Talkington 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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