Hippen Family History

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Hippen Name Meaning

German (Frisian): patronymic from Hipp 3.

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

Similar surnames: Hippe, Tippen, Poppen, Pippen, Hinken, Zipper, Ripper, Tipper, Hoppe

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Hippen Family Origin

Where is the Hippen family from?

Hippen Family Occupations

What did your Hippen ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Hippen family was President Of Bank. The most common Hippen occupation in the USA was Baker. 17% of Hippen's were Bakers. Baker, Farmer and Jeller were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hippen.

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  • Baker

  • Farmer

  • Jeller

  • President Of Bank


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Hippen ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Hippen Historical Records

What Hippen family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Hippen. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hippen 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 230 immigration records available for the last name Hippen. 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 204 military records available for the last name Hippen. For the veterans among your Hippen ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hippen Life Expectancy

What is the average Hippen lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Hippen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1980. The average life expectancy for Hippen in 1959 was 53, and 62 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hippen

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hippen 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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