Hipp Name Meaning

South German: metonymic occupational name for a baker of waffles, from Middle High German hippe ‘waffle’. South German: from a short form of Hubert, also spelled Hüpp (see Hupp). German and Dutch: from a short form of a Germanic name with the initial element hild ‘strife’, ‘battle’ and a second element beginning with b- (for example Hildibald, Hildibrand).

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

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Hipp Family Origin

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Hipp Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    39%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Farming

    4%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Hipp family was Farming. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hipp. The most common Hipp occupation in the USA was Farmer. 39% of Hipp's were Farmers.

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Hipp Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1947 and 2004, Hipp life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1947, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Hipp in 1947 was 35, and 77 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hipp

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