Tipler is a name whose ancestors lived among the Picts
, a tribe in ancient Scotland
. The Tipler family lived on the lands of Dipple in Morayshire
where the name can be found since very early times. The name means dweller by the hollow
and is originally derived from the personal name Theobald.
Early Origins of the Tipler family
The surname Tipler was first found in Moray, where they held a family seat
from very ancient times, some say well before the Norman Conquest
and the arrival of Duke William at Hastings in 1066 A.D.
Early History of the Tipler family
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Tipler Spelling Variations
The appearance of the printing press and the first dictionaries in the last few hundred
years did much to standardize spelling. Prior to that time scribes spelled according to sound, a practice that resulted in many spelling variations
. Tipler has been spelled Dibble, Dipple, Diball, Dybell, Dyball, Dippel, Diable, Dibel, Dible, Tipple, Tippell, Tibble, Dibbs, Dibben, Dibbens and many more.
Early Notables of the Tipler family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Tipler family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Tipler Settlers in New Zealand in the 19th Century
- Edmund Tipler, who arrived in Wellington, New Zealand aboard the ship "Wairoa" in 1880
- Mary Tipler, who arrived in Wellington, New Zealand aboard the ship "Wairoa" in 1880