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Philippi Family History

Philippi Name Meaning
German: Latinized patronymic from the personal name Philipp (see Philip).

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

70,514 Historical Documents with Philippi on Ancestry.com
18,321 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
1,254 Military Records
1,483 Immigration Records
5,130 Census and Voter Lists
44,326 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Philippi Families

  • Number of Philippi families
     12 - 21
     5 - 11
     1 - 4
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Philippi families
     3 - 2
     2 - 2
     1
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Number of Philippi families
     4 - 6
     2 - 3
     1
     
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Philippi census records

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Philippi Family Origin

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Philippi Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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You can find out when most of the Philippi families immigrated to the United States. You can focus your search to immigration records dating from that era.

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Average Life Expectancy for Philippi

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family.

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Philippi Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Philippi census records

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Philippi Civil War Service Records

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