Nipper Family History

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Nipper Name Meaning

habitational name for someone from Nippe in Hesse. nickname for an alert, astute person, from Middle Low German nip ‘exact’, ‘sharp‘’ (of sight and hearing)’, the -er reflecting the full (masculine) ending.

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


Similar surnames: Kipper, Nipp, Ripper, Napper, Nopper, Tipper, Lipper, Pepper, Lepper

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Nipper Family Origin

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Nipper Family Occupations

What did your Nipper ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Nipper family was Laborer. Farmer, Keeping House and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Nipper. The most common Nipper occupation in the USA was Farmer. 48% of Nipper's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    48%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Farming

    7%
  • Laborer

    7%

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

Nipper Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Nipper Life Expectancy

What is the average Nipper lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Nipper life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1964. The average life expectancy for Nipper in 1947 was 40, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Nipper

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Nipper 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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