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Gipson Family History

Gipson Name Meaning
English: patronymic from Gibb.

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

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86,280 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
11,179 Military Records
1,121 Immigration Records
58,637 Census and Voter Lists
163,227 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Gipson Families

  • Number of Gipson families
     152 - 302
     51 - 151
     1 - 50
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Gipson families
     26 - 49
     9 - 25
     1 - 8
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Number of Gipson families
     3 - 3
     2 - 2
     1
     
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Gipson Family Origin

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Gipson Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Gipson

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Gipson Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Gipson census records

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Gipson Civil War Service Records

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