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Ortlip Name Meaning

Variant of German Ortlipp, itself probably a variant of Otlepp, a habitational name from a place called Ottleben.

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


Similar surnames: Cutlip, Orlin, Artrip, Ostler, Oatley, Orell, Matlin, Orbin, Oertli

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Ortlip Family Origin

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Ortlip Family Occupations

What did your Ortlip ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Ortlip family was Baggage Master. The most common Ortlip occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Ortlip's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ortlip.

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Keeping House

    10%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • Baggage Master

    5%

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

Ortlip Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Ortlip Life Expectancy

What is the average Ortlip lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Ortlip life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1977, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Ortlip in 1963 was 72, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ortlip

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ortlip 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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