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Dripps Name Meaning

Scottish: habitational name from a place in Lanarkshire called Dripps.

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


Similar surnames: Tropp, Cripps, Ripp, Ripps, Groppe, Shipps, Crapps, Grippo, Gripp

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Dripps Family Origin

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Dripps Family Occupations

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In 1880, the most common Dripps occupation in the USA was Farmer. 30% of Dripps's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Dripps family was Keeping House. Farmer, Blacksmith and Carpet Mfg. were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dripps.

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  • Farmer

    30%
  • Blacksmith

    7%
  • Carpet Mfg.

    7%
  • Keeping House

    7%

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Dripps Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Dripps. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dripps census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Dripps. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Dripps. For the veterans among your Dripps ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Dripps Life Expectancy

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Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Dripps life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1998, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Dripps in 1963 was 76, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dripps

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Dripps 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.

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