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Wipf Family History

Wipf Name Meaning
German: nickname for a lively energetic person, from Middle High German wipfen ‘to spring, vault, or bound’.

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

24,130 Historical Documents with Wipf on Ancestry.com
6,001 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
642 Military Records
1,220 Immigration Records
5,204 Census and Voter Lists
11,063 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Wipf Families

  • Number of Wipf families
     30 - 57
     11 - 29
     1 - 10
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Wipf families
     3 - 2
     2 - 2
     1
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Wipf last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Wipf census records

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Wipf Family Origin

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Wipf Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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You can find out when most of the Wipf 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 Wipf

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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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Wipf Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Wipf census records

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Wipf Civil War Service Records

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