Lippe Name Meaning

German and Jewish (western Ashkenazic): habitational name from the duchy of Lippe, which became an independent state in the 12th century. German: variant of Lipp 3. German: topographic name for someone living on the banks of the Lippe river in Westphalia. German: topographic name (of Slavic origin) for someone who lived among lime trees, from lipa ‘lime’. Compare Lipinski. Jewish (Ashkenazic): Germanized form of Lipe.

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

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Lippe Family Origin

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Lippe Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    21%
  • Physician

    7%
  • Tailor

    7%
  • Bookeeper

    3%

In 1880, the most common Lippe occupation in the USA was Farmer. 21% of Lippe's were Farmers. Farmer, Physician and Tailor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lippe. A less common occupation for the Lippe family was Bookeeper.

Source: Census data for Lippe | Data not to scale

Lippe Historical Records

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Lippe Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1953 and 2004, Lippe life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Lippe in 1953 was 49, and 73 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lippe

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