Tilghman Family History
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Tilghman Name Meaning
Possibly an altered spelling of German Tilchmann, an occupational name for someone who raised or tended trees, from Middle Low German telge ‘branch’, ‘young tree’, ‘seedling’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Hilgeman, Hillman, Eilerman, Tangeman, Willman, Sillman, Tishman