Kipe Family History

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Kipe Name Meaning

Scottish: this form may well have the same origin as Kipp, which according to Black is a habitational name from a small place named Kype in the parish of Avondale in Lanarkshire.

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

Similar surnames: Kipp, Pipe, Lipe, Gipe, Kiper, Hope, Kile, Kice, Kise, Kidd

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Kipe Family Origin

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Kipe Family Occupations

What did your Kipe ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Blacksmith and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kipe. A less common occupation for the Kipe family was Miller. The most common Kipe occupation in the USA was Farmer. 27% of Kipe's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Blacksmith

  • Laborer

  • Miller


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

Kipe Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Kipe. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kipe 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 141 immigration records available for the last name Kipe. 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 309 military records available for the last name Kipe. For the veterans among your Kipe ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kipe Life Expectancy

What is the average Kipe lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Kipe life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1977, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Kipe in 1964 was 41, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kipe

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kipe 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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