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Tinker Family History

Tinker Name Meaning

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

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Name Distribution of Tinker Families

Tinker census records

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Tinker Family Origin

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Tinker Family Occupations

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Military Service by Tinker

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