Lipham Family History

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Lipham Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a lost or unidentified place, possibly in southwestern England.

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

Similar surnames: Lapham, Higham, Gorham, Ludlam, Latham, Isham, Pinkham, Winham

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Lipham Family Origin

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Lipham Family Occupations

What did your Lipham ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Lipham occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Lipham's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Lipham family was Farm Laborer. Farmer, Farming and Engineer Sta. Engine were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lipham.

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  • Farmer

  • Farming

  • Engineer Sta. Engine

  • Farm Laborer


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

Lipham Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Lipham. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lipham 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 182 immigration records available for the last name Lipham. 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 650 military records available for the last name Lipham. For the veterans among your Lipham ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Lipham Life Expectancy

What is the average Lipham lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Lipham life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1970. The average life expectancy for Lipham in 1953 was 29, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lipham

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lipham 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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