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

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  • Farmer

    32%
  • Carpenter

    9%
  • Farm Laborer

    9%
  • Laborer

    9%

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

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Nipp Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1958 and 2004, 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.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Nipp

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