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Nipp Name Meaning

German: probably a nickname for an alert, sharp person, from Middle Low German nip ‘of keen eyesight and hearing’ (in Altmark dialect now meaning ‘well mannered’, ‘cute’).

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


Similar surnames: Knipp, Napp, Lipp, Kipp, Hipp, Tipp, Topp, Knapp, Rapp, Lapp

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Nipp Family Origin

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Nipp Family Occupations

What did your Nipp ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Nipp occupation in the USA was Farmer. 32% of Nipp's were Farmers. Farmer, Carpenter and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Nipp. A less common occupation for the Nipp family was Laborer.

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  • Farmer

    32%
  • Carpenter

    9%
  • Farm Laborer

    9%
  • Laborer

    9%

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

Nipp Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Nipp Life Expectancy

What is the average Nipp lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Nipp life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1965, and highest in 1969. The average life expectancy for Nipp in 1958 was 54, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Nipp

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Nipp 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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