Tillman Family History
Tillman Name Meaning
English: occupational name from Middle English tilman ‘farmer husbandman farm laborer plowman’. English: occupational name from Middle English tile ‘tile’ + man ‘man’ for a tile-maker or roofer. Compare Tyler . English: from the Middle English female personal name Till + man ‘man’ an occupational or status name meaning ‘servant of Till’. Americanized form of German and Danish Tillmann . Compare Tilman .
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press