The distinguished surname Tulippe is thought to have first emerged in the borderlands between Scotland and England. 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 Tulippe family
The surname Tulippe was first found in the northern counties of England, where the Tulippe 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 in 1691.
Early History of the Tulippe family
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Tulippe Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Tulip, Tulippe, Tewlop, Tewloppe, Tulipp and others.
Early Notables of the Tulippe family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Tulippe family
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Thomas Tulip and his wife Jane, who settled in Georgia in 1775.