Percy Lewis Tallman

28 June 1881–1960 (Age 78)
Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States

The Life Summary of Percy Lewis

When Percy Lewis Tallman was born on 28 June 1881, in Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States, his father, Lewis C. Tallman, was 37 and his mother, Carrie R. Wills, was 25. He married Lillian Cutler Hinds in 1903. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He died in 1960, at the age of 79, and was buried in Oak Brook, DuPage, Illinois, United States.

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Family Time Line

Percy Lewis Tallman
Lillian Cutler Hinds
Marriage: 1903
Mary L Tallman

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  • Marriage
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    World Events (8)

    1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act
    Age 1
    A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.
    1885 · The World's First Skyscraper
    Age 4
    The Home Insurance Building is considered to be the first skyscraper in the world. It was supported both inside and outside by steel and metal that were deemed fireproof and also it was reinforced with concrete. It originally had ten stories but in 1891 two more were added.
    1902 · So Much Farm Land
    Age 21
    A law that funded many irrigation and agricultural projects in the western states.

    Name Meaning

    Americanized form of German Thalmann or Thälmann or some other similarly spelled (cognate) surname, e.g. Talmann.Americanized form of Dutch Talman 2.English (Devon): variant of Talman 3. This form of the surname is very rare in Britain and Ireland.

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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    Sources (9)

    • Percy L Talleman, "United States Census, 1940"
    • Percy Lewis Tallman, "United States World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942"
    • Percy I Tallman, "United States Census, 1910"

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