Hipsher Family History

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Hipsher Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): ornamental name from an inflected form of German hübsch ‘handsome’, ‘nice’. The first syllable has been influenced in sound by the Yiddish word hipsh ‘considerable’, ‘sizeable’.

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

Similar surnames: Fisher, Tishler, Risher, Hippler, Hiser, Pipher, Repsher, Zipser

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Hipsher Family Origin

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Hipsher Family Occupations

What did your Hipsher ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Hipsher occupation in the USA was Farmer. 66% of Hipsher's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Hipsher family was Dry Goods Merchant. Farmer, Keeping House and Common Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hipsher.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Common Laborer

  • Dry Goods Merchant


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

Hipsher Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Hipsher. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hipsher 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 77 immigration records available for the last name Hipsher. 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 667 military records available for the last name Hipsher. For the veterans among your Hipsher ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hipsher Life Expectancy

What is the average Hipsher lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Hipsher life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Hipsher in 1950 was 32, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hipsher

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hipsher 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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