Klipp Family History

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Klipp Name Meaning

topographic name from Middle Low German klif ‘steep hill’, ‘river bank’. metonymic occupational name for a shoemaker, from Middle Low German klipp ‘low shoe’, ‘clog’.

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


Similar surnames: Knipp, Kipp, Lipp, Klink, Klopp, Klim, Kopp, Klepp, Kropp, Tripp

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Klipp Family Origin

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Klipp Family Occupations

What did your Klipp ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Klipp occupation in the USA was Farmer. 36% of Klipp's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Klipp family was Stone Mason. Farmer, Carpenter and Potter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Klipp.

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  • Farmer

    36%
  • Carpenter

    12%
  • Potter

    12%
  • Stone Mason

    8%

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

Klipp Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Klipp. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Klipp 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Klipp. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Klipp. For the veterans among your Klipp ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Klipp Life Expectancy

What is the average Klipp lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Klipp life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1992, and highest in 1981. The average life expectancy for Klipp in 1962 was 72, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Klipp

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Klipp 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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