John Freeling Hutson Tatham

26 February 1868–25 March 1938 (Age 70)
Oconee, South Carolina, United States

The Life of John Freeling Hutson

When John Freeling Hutson Tatham was born on 26 February 1868, in Oconee, South Carolina, United States, his father, William Clinton Tatham, was 34 and his mother, Margaret Sarah Ann Millwee, was 40. He married Julia Ella Muller in 1899, in Oconee, South Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 5 daughters. He lived in Columbia, Richland, South Carolina, United States in 1910. He registered for military service in 1901. He died on 25 March 1938, in Rock Hill, York, South Carolina, United States, at the age of 70, and was buried in Saint Johns Evangelical Lutheran Church Cemetery, Walhalla, Oconee, South Carolina, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Freeling Hutson Tatham
Julia Ella Muller
Marriage: 1899
Cynthia Tatham
Mary Tatham
Margie Tatham
William John Tatham
Annie Tatham
Louise Tatham
Francis Marion Tatham

Spouse and Children

Oconee, South Carolina, United States


    Cynthia Tatham


    Mary Tatham




    Annie Tatham


+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    William Clinton Tatham


    Margaret Sarah Ann Millwee




World Events (8)

1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment

Age 2

Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.
1870 · Giving all the right to vote

Age 2

The Act was an extension of the Fifteenth Amendment, that prohibited discrimination by state offices in voter registration. It also helped empower the President with the authority to enforce the first section of the Fifteenth Amendment throughout the United States. Being the first of three Enforcement Acts passed by the Congress, it helped combat attacks on the suffrage rights of African Americans.
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 22

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a place in northern Lancashire, so named from the Old English personal name Tāta ( see Tate ) + Old English hām ‘homestead’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • John Tatham, „United States Census, 1930“
  • John F Tathum, "United States Census, 1910"
  • John Freelirg Tatham, „United States, Veterans Administration Master Index, 1917-1940“

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