14-Day Free Trial GIVE ME ACCESS

Tripp Family History

Tripp Name Meaning
English (mainly southern): metonymic occupational name for a dancer, or a nickname for someone with an odd gait, from Middle English trip(p)(en) ‘to step lightly, skip, or hop’ (Old French triper).English: metonymic occupational name for a butcher or tripe dresser, from Middle English, Old French trip(p)e ‘tripe’ (of unknown origin).German: metonymic occupational name for a maker of wooden pattens (trippe), a type of raised sole that could be strapped to normal footwear for walking in unpaved muddy streets.

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

1,216,606 Historical Documents with Tripp on Ancestry.com
165,667 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
20,846 Military Records
7,501 Immigration Records
132,761 Census and Voter Lists
889,831 Member Trees

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Name Distribution of Tripp Families

  • Number of Tripp families
     211 - 419
     71 - 210
     1 - 70
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Tripp families
     173 - 344
     58 - 172
     1 - 57
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Number of Tripp families
     9 - 15
     4 - 8
     1 - 3
     
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Tripp census records

You can see how Tripp families moved over time by selecting different Census years.

Census records can tell you little-known facts about your ancestors such as birthplace, occupation and value of personal estate.

View all Tripp census records >

Tripp Family Origin

Click on a place to view Tripp immigration records

The information for this chart came from the U.S. Immigration Collection at Ancestry.com. You can find out where the majority of the Tripp families were living before they immigrated to the U.S and learn where to focus your search for foreign records.

Immigration records can tell you an ancestor's name, ship name, port of departure, port of arrival, and destination.

View all Tripp immigration records >

Tripp Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

Click on a circle in the chart to view Tripp immigration records

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

Immigration records can tell you an ancestor's name, ship name, port of departure, port of arrival and destination.

View all Tripp immigration records >

Average Life Expectancy for Tripp

Click on a circle in the chart to view Tripp birth and death records

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.

The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

View all Tripp ancestors in the SSDI

Tripp Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Tripp census records

Census records can offer a lot of little known facts about your Tripp ancestors, such as occupation.

Occupation can tell you about your ancestors' social status and economic status.

View all Tripp census records >

Tripp Civil War Service Records

Click to view veteran service records

You can find out if your ancestors came primarily from the North of the South.

Military records can tell you an ancestor's birthplace, occupation, and even physical description.

View all Tripp military records >

Message Board about Tripp 527 Threads, 68 Messages

Look up another family name
×