Talley name meaning

Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010

Meaning and Origin

What does the name Talley mean? Keep reading to find the user submitted meanings, dictionary definitions, and more.

Origin and Meaning of Talley

User Submitted Origins

Native American

User Submitted Meanings

  1. According to a user from Maryland, U.S., the name Talley is of Native American origin and means "Leaping water; flourishing".
  2. A submission from Ireland says the name Talley means "Peace quite" and is of Gaelic origin.
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International Interest
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  1. A surname​.

Notable Persons Named Talley

Notable Persons Named Talley

Talley Beatty

Talley was born on December 22nd, 1918. He passed away on April 29th, 1995.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Talley

Notable Persons With the Last Name Talley

André Leon Talley

André Leon Talley is an editor-at-large numéro russia magazine. André was born on October 16th, 1949 in Washington, D.C.

Steve Talley

Steve Talley is an actor. His ongoing career started in 2002. Steve was born on August 12th, 1981 in Indianapolis, Indiana, U.S.

Jill Talley

Jill Talley is an actress. She was most prominent from 1992 to present. Jill was born on December 19th, 1962 in Chicago, Illinois, U.S. Jill is also known as Jill Kenny.

Nedra Talley

Nedra Talley is a musical artist.

Jeralean Talley

Jeralean was given the name Jeralean Kurtz on May 23rd, 1899 in Montrose, Georgia. She died on June 17th, 2015.

Kevin Talley

Kevin Talley is a death metal drummer. He plays Drum kit. He was most prominent from 1998 to present. Kevin was born on May 21st, 1978.

  • Kirk Talley
    Christian Music
  • Jeffrey W. Talley
  • Gary Talley
  • David Prescott Talley
  • Marion Nevada Talley
  • Don Talley
    Member of the Washington State Senate for the 18th District
  • Dyer Talley

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Talley U.S.
  White 65.16% 64.26%
  African American 28.40% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.54% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.90% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 2.55% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.46% 16.26%

Of Last Name Talley

People with the last name Talley are most frequently White or African American

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Fun Facts about the name Talley

  • How Popular is the name Talley? Talley is the 18,960th most popular name of all time. As a last name Talley was the 1,170th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Talley have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 408 babies born with the first name Talley in the United States. That's more than enough people named Talley to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Talley? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1914 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Talley first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Talley is Saturday, August 25th, 1877.
  • What year had the most people named Talley born? The highest recorded use of the first name Talley was in 2000 with a total of 17 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Talley: The name spelled backwards is Yellat. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Ayetll. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Talley? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 30,014 people with the last name Talley.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Talley? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 10 of them will have Talley as their last name.
  • Talley name meaning

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