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Origins of the Tully surname

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About the Tullys

We have a total number of 27846 records for people with the last name Tully.

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Where do most Tullys live?

In 1921, most Tullys lived in North East.


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Interesting facts about Tullys

How common is your surname?

You have a rare surname! It's not in the top 1000 UK surnames!

We have 14,900 records for the Tully surname. The oldest one dates back to 1830.

Who were Tullys most likely to marry?

Smiths

&

Kellys

Our Marriage record sets tell us which families married Tullys.

What are the most common Tully first names?

  • John
  • James
  • Mary
  • Margaret

Our birth record sets tell us the names of Tully family members

Common jobs for Tullys

Men and women often performed different types of jobs, so these are displayed by gender to maintain their historical accuracy.

Common Female occupations for Tullys in 1921
Dressmaker

66

Domestic Servant

45

General Servant Domestic

37

House Keeper

35

Charwoman

29

Common Male occupations for Tullys in 1921
General Labourer

66

Carpenter

55

Tailor

54

Bricklayer

51

Coal Miner

47

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