Lipper Family History

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Lipper Name Meaning

South German: variant of Lippert. North German: habitational name for someone from a place called Lipp or Lippe, or a topographic name for someone who lived among lime trees.

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

Similar surnames: Lippe, Kipper, Lepper, Klipper, Tipper, Zipper, Klepper, Nipper

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Lipper Family Origin

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Lipper Family Occupations

What did your Lipper ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Saloon Keeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lipper. The most common Lipper occupation in the USA was Farmer. 17% of Lipper's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Lipper family was Carpenter.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Saloon Keeper

  • Carpenter


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

Lipper Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Lipper Life Expectancy

What is the average Lipper lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Lipper life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1979, and highest in 1970. The average life expectancy for Lipper in 1960 was 65, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lipper

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lipper 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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