Tulip History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms
The distinguished surname Tulip is thought to have first emerged in the borderlands between Scotland
. The name is derived from the Latin "tulipa," meaning "tulip," and was most likely first borne by a grower or seller of tulips.
Early Origins of the Tulip family
The surname Tulip was first found in the northern counties of England
, where the Tulip family is thought to have first emerged. The name does not appear until late in the 17th century; the earliest recorded bearer of the name was Henry Tewloppe, who was living in Durham
Early History of the Tulip family
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Tulip Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Tulip, Tulippe, Tewlop, Tewloppe, Tulipp and others.
Early Notables of the Tulip family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Tulip family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Tulip Settlers in United States in the 18th Century
- Thomas Tulip and his wife Jane, who settled in Georgia in 1775
Tulip Settlers in United States in the 20th Century
- Mendel Tulip, aged 24, who settled in America from Cardiff, Wales, in 1914
- Bartholomew Tulip, aged 15, who emigrated to the United States, in 1918
- J. Tulip, who emigrated to America, in 1919
- Winston Leonard Tulip, aged 25, who settled in America from Fencehouses, England, in 1920
- James Henry Tulip, aged 2, who landed in America from Hebburn, England, in 1922
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Contemporary Notables of the name Tulip (post 1700)
- John Tulip, professor of electrical engineering at the University of Alberta who has done extensive research on the use of surgical lasers
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