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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.

Tullos Early Origins



The surname Tullos was first found in Ross-shire (Gaelic: Siorrachd Rois) a former county, now part of the Council Areas of Highland and Western Isles in Northern Scotland, which emerged from the Gaelic lordship of the Earl of Ross, 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.

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Tullos Spelling Variations


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Tullos Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Tulloch, Tullo, Tulloh, Tullack, Tullagh and others.

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Tullos Early History


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Tullos Early History



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 and printed products wherever possible.

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Tullos Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Tullos Early Notables (pre 1700)



Notable amongst the Clan at this time was Thomas Tulloch (d. 1460), Scottish prelate, Bishop of Ross, Archdeacon of Caithness; Thomas de Tulloch, Scottish prelate, Bishop of...

Another 27 words (2 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Tullos Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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The Great Migration


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The Great Migration



Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Tullos Settlers in United States in the 20th Century

  • Brownie Tullos, aged 31, who landed in America, in 1922
  • Stewart Tullos, aged 32, who emigrated to the United States, in 1922
  • Stewart Tullos, aged 32, who settled in America, in 1922

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Contemporary Notables of the name Tullos (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Tullos (post 1700)



  • Matt Tullos, American contemporary writer and minister who has written over 700 dramatic sketches for worship
  • Mark Tullos (b. 1978), Chilean professional golfer

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Tullos Family Crest Products


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See Also


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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Catholic Directory For Scotland. Glasgow: Burns Publications. Print.
    2. Passenger Lists of Vessels Arriving at Galveston Texas 1896-1951. National Archives Washington DC. Print.
    3. Bradford, William. History of Plymouth Plantation 1620-1647 Edited by Samuel Eliot Morrison 2 Volumes. New York: Russell and Russell, 1968. Print.
    4. Colletta, John P. They Came In Ships. Salt Lake City: Ancestry, 1993. Print.
    5. Bowman, George Ernest. The Mayflower Reader A Selection of Articales from The Mayflower Descendent. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
    6. Burke, Sir Bernard. Genealogical and Heraldic History of the Landed Gentry Including American Families with British Ancestry 2 Volumes. London: Burke Publishing, 1939. Print.
    7. Innes, Thomas and Learney. Scots Heraldry A Practical Handbook on the Historical Principles and Mordern Application of the Art and Science. London: Oliver and Boyd, 1934. Print.
    8. Leyburn, James Graham. The Scotch-Irish A Social History. Chapel Hill: UNC Press, 1962. Print. (ISBN 0807842591).
    9. Samuelsen, W. David. New York City Passenger List Manifests Index 1820 - 1824. North Salt Lake, Utah: Accelerated Indexing Systems International, 1986. Print.
    10. Dorward, David. Scottish Surnames. Glasgow: Harper Collins, 1995. Print.
    11. ...

    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.

    This page was last modified on 19 June 2016 at 10:53.

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