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Talton Name Meaning

English: habitational name, possibly from Talton in Worcestershire, named in Old English as ‘settlement (tun) associated with T?tel’, but more likely from Tallington in Lincolnshire, ‘settlement associated with Talla’, an unattested Old English personal name.

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


Similar surnames: Alton, Tolton, Tatton, Tarlton, Tilton, Halton, Dalton, Salton

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Talton Family Origin

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Talton Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    41%
  • Keeping House

    12%
  • Laborer

    12%
  • Farming

    9%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Talton family was Farming. The most common Talton occupation in the USA was Farmer. 41% of Talton's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Talton.

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Talton Historical Records

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Talton Life Expectancy

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