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Lipa Family History

Lipa Name Meaning
Polish, Ukrainian, and Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): topographic name for someone who lived by a lime tree, from lipa ‘lime tree’. As a Jewish name, it is also of ornamental origin.Jewish (from Poland): habitational name for someone from the village of Lipa, in Poland, named with lipa ‘lime tree’.Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): from a personal name, variant of Lipe.

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

10,310 Historical Documents with Lipa on Ancestry.com
5,366 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
1,125 Military Records
800 Immigration Records
1,327 Census and Voter Lists
1,692 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Lipa Families

  • Number of Lipa families
     10 - 18
     4 - 9
     1 - 3
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
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    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
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    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Lipa Family Origin

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Lipa Immigration Information

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Average Life Expectancy for Lipa

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Lipa Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Lipa census records

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Lipa Civil War Service Records

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