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Lipp Family History

Lipp Name Meaning
English: metonymic nickname for someone with large lips or with some deformity of the lips, from Middle English lippe (Old English lippa).English: perhaps from a Middle English personal name, Leppe or Lippe, apparently a short form of an Old English personal name formed with Leof- ‘dear’, such as Leofsige, Leofstan.German: from a pet form of the personal name Philipp (see Philip).

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

98,688 Historical Documents with Lipp on Ancestry.com
35,582 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
6,711 Military Records
2,869 Immigration Records
16,319 Census and Voter Lists
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Name Distribution of Lipp Families

  • Number of Lipp families
     52 - 101
     18 - 51
     1 - 17
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Lipp families
     4 - 5
     2 - 3
     1
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Number of Lipp families
     12 - 22
     5 - 11
     1 - 4
     
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Lipp Family Origin

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Lipp Immigration Information

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Average Life Expectancy for Lipp

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Lipp Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

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Lipp Civil War Service Records

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