Tatum Name Meaning

English (Essex): variant of Tatham.

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

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Tatum Family Origin

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Tatum Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    53%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Farming

    5%
  • Keeping House

    4%

In 1880, the most common Tatum occupation in the USA was Farmer. 53% of Tatum's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Tatum. A less common occupation for the Tatum family was Keeping House.

Source: Census data for Tatum | Data not to scale

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Tatum Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1945 and 2004, Tatum life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1946, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Tatum in 1945 was 44, and 73 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Tatum

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