Fripp Name Meaning

English: of uncertain derivation; possibly a metonymic occupational name for a dealer in old clothes, from a derivative of Old French frepe ‘rag’, from frip(i)er ‘to tear to rags’.

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


Similar surnames: Tripp, Ripp, Propp, Gripp, Lipp, Crisp, Trapp, Cripe, Gropp, Shipp

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Fripp Family Origin

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Fripp Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    29%
  • Farm Laborer

    10%
  • Laborer

    5%
  • Blacksmith

    2%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Fripp family was Blacksmith. Farmer, Farm Laborer and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Fripp. The most common Fripp occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Fripp's were Farmers.

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Fripp Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1948 and 2004, Fripp life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Fripp in 1948 was 61, and 80 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Fripp

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