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Where did the Scottish Tullos family come from? What is the Scottish Tullos family crest and coat of arms? When did the Tullos family first arrive in the United States? Where did the various branches of the family go? What is the Tullos family history?The Tullos surname comes the name of a place called Tulloch, on the Firth of Cromarty. The place name comes from the Gaelic word "tulach," meaning a "hillock." Tullos is classed as a habitation surname, as it derived from an existing place name.
Spelling variations of this family name include: Tulloch, Tullo, Tulloh, Tullack, Tullagh and others.
First found in Ross-shire, where they held a family seat from very ancient times, whereas the Tullos variant is from the area of Torry, a suburb of Aberdeen and takes its name from the Vale of Tullos which lies between Tullos Hill and Torry Hill.
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Tullos research. Another 231 words(16 lines of text) covering the years 1364, 1380, 1411, 1422, 1639, 1649, 1669, 1678, 1689, 1460, 1418, 1461, 1482, 1477, 1482, 1461, 1477, 1470 and 1482 are included under the topic Early Tullos History in all our PDF Extended History products.
Another 91 words(6 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Tullos Notables in all our PDF Extended History products.
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Tullos Settlers in the United States in the 20th Century
The Tullos Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Tullos Family Crest was drawn according to heraldic standards based on published blazons. We generally include the oldest published family crest once associated with each surname.
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