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This distinguished surname is recorded in many forms including the popular Talbot, and the more unusual Talboy, Tallboy and Tallboys, is both English and French, but of Old French origins, pre 7th century origins. It is claimed to have two distinct possible origins, each with its own history and derivation. Firstly it may derive from the French male given name "Talebod", itself from the Old German "Talabod", and a compound of the elements "tal", meaning to destroy, with "bod", the meaning of "tidings", and hence the "messenger of destruction", a suitably war-like name for the ever-warring Dark Ages. As a personal name, this was introduced into England by the Normans after the Conquest of 1066, and a Talebod de Neweham is noted in the 1146 Book of Seals for Essex...

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Im Tim Talbot, youngest of 6 sons from Raymond Eugene Talbot and Joan Talbot, n?e Corcoran. Mums parents are from Edgesworthstown, Co. Longford, her Father Edward, Limerick City, Co. Limerick, her Mother, Charlotte Banks.. Dads grandfather William J. Talbot was from Co.Tipperary, his Grandmother Anna Marie Hoey, n?e McGonigal, from Co. Sligo. No relations left behind were kept in contact with, so Ive no idea whom, or where any of them might be. I dont want or need to borrow any money or crash on your sofa, Honest. But theres GOT to be some Talbots, Hoeys, Corcorans, or Banks out there

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