Talan Family History
Talan Surname History
At least one branch of the Talan family originated in Turkey and the surname Talan originally may have meant "invader." The history of the Talan family is still largely unknown and more information may be shared soon by other Talan family members. Look at "Talan country of origin" for a little more information on this family.
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The evolution of Talan begins with it's early ancestors. Even in the early generations of a name there have been variations in that single name purely because last names were infrequently written down back when few people could write.
It was common for a last name to change as it enters a new country or language. Talan families have moved around the world all throughout history. As families, tribes, and clans moved between countries, the Talan name may have changed with them.
Talan country of origin
Talan is a Turkish surname. The old meaning of the word is "invader". That Turkey could be where the name originated makes sense because Turkey and the Ottoman empire encompassed Europe and the Mediterranean for centuries. Turkey is also where Helen of Troy was from. One member of the Talan family was recently told (and this hasn't been verified yet) that "Talani" is the language which is the basis for Arabic, and a family of this name have been politicians in the Middle East for hundreds of years..
Meaning of the last name Talan
The meaning of the surname Talan (in old Turkish) is "invader".
- Samuel I Talan 1914 - 1988
- Mary Talan 1896 - 1979
- Herbert Talan 1920 - 2007
- Bessie Talan 1898 - 1991
- Francis Talan 1915 - 2010
- Morris Talan 1893 - 1978
- Margaret Talan 1915 - 1996
- Hazel L Talan 1919 - 1991
- Israel Talan 1902 - 1983
- Helen Brill Talan 1925 - 2011
- Louis Talan 1900 - 1985
- Jack L Talan 1936 - 1998
- Irene B Talan 1916 - 2004
- Freda M Talan 1949 - 1997
- Charles J Talan 1919 - 1991
- Abraham Talan 1887 - 1975
- Bessie Talan 1900 - 1980
- Joseph Talan 1895 - 1975
- Sadie Talan 1885 - 1970
- Sally Talan 1901 - 1986
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Famous people named Talan
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Nationality and Ethnicity of Talan
At least one branch of the Talan family is Turkish.
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Fun facts about the Talan family
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Talan spelling variations
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In early history when few people could write, names such as Talan were transcribed based on how they sounded when people's names were written in public records. This could have given rise misspellings of Talan. Last names like Talan change in their spelling as they travel across tribes, family lines, and eras across time. Knowing misspellings and alternate spellings of the Talan name are important to understanding the history of the name.