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Tatum Family History

Tatum Name Meaning

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

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Name Distribution of Tatum Families

Tatum census records

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Tatum Family Origin

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Tatum Family Occupations

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Military Service by Tatum

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