Tulip Name Meaning

English (Northumberland and Durham): unexplained; just possibly a late formation from the plant name, although tulips were not introduced into western Europe until the 16th century.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Tull, Tulp, Hulin, Fulp, Tuley, Tulin, Cutlip, Gelin, Tukes, Tullis

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Tulip Family Origin

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Tulip Family Occupations

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  • Coal Miner

    21%
  • Waterman

    13%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    2%
  • Cartman

    2%

In 1881, the most common Tulip occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 21% of Tulip's were Coal Miners. Coal Miner, Waterman and Agricultural Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Tulip. A less common occupation for the Tulip family was Cartman.

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Tulip Historical Records

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Tulip Life Expectancy

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Between 1958 and 2004, Tulip life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1983, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Tulip in 1958 was 40, and 55 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Tulip

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