When Charles W Tuggle was born in 1859, in Macomb, McDonough, Illinois, United States, his father, Charles Tuggle, was 41 and his mother, Catharine G. Horrell, was 42. He married Emma A. Murphy on 31 October 1886, in Roseville, Warren, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in Chalmers Township, McDonough, Illinois, United States in 1860. He died in October 1889, in Douglas, Nebraska, United States, at the age of 30, and was buried in Oakwood Cemetery, Macomb City Township, McDonough, Illinois, United States.
Possibly an altered form of German Tügel, a metonymic occupational name for a saddler or harness maker, from Low German Tügel ‘rein, bridle’; or from Tögl, of uncertain origin.