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Lipson Name Meaning

Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): variant of Libson, a metronymic from the Yiddish female personal name Libe, from Yiddish ‘love’. Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): patronymic from the Yiddish personal name Lipe (a short form of Lipman). English: patronymic from Lipp 2. English: habitational name from Lipson in Devon, which is possibly named from Old English hliep ‘leap’, ‘steep place’ + stan ‘stone’.

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


Similar surnames: Ipson, Sibson, Lipton, Lipman, Liston, Lipkin, Simpson, Upson, Lifton

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Lipson Family Origin

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Lipson Family Occupations

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  • Cutter Tailor

    17%
  • Farmer

    17%
  • Keeping House

    17%
  • Peddler

    17%

In 1880, the most common Lipson occupation in the USA was Cutter Tailor. 17% of Lipson's were Cutter Tailors. Cutter Tailor, Farmer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lipson. A less common occupation for the Lipson family was Peddler.

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Lipson Historical Records

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Lipson Life Expectancy

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