When Phyllis Tull was born on 14 September 1943, in Washington, District of Columbia, United States, her father, Leslie Downing Tull, was 23 and her mother, Cecelia Chamberlain, was 22. She died in November 1943, in her hometown, at the age of 0, and was buried in Maryland, United States.
English (Hampshire and Berkshire): from the Middle English personal name Tulle (Old English Tulla, perhaps a form of Old Norse Tóli; compare Tooley ).
South German: nickname for a stubborn man, Tull.
South German (Tüll): nickname for someone who was patient, from Middle High German dult ‘patience’; or from a personal name formed with the same word; or from Middle High German tult, dult ‘fair, festival’ (Bavarian Dult). The surname Tüll is rare in Austria and virtually non-existing in Germany.