Philippe Family History

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Philippe Name Meaning

French: from the personal name Philippe (see Philip).

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


Similar surnames: Philippi, Philipp, Philip, Philippon, Phillippe, Phippen, Philpot

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Philippe Family Origin

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Philippe Family Occupations

What did your Philippe ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Philippe occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Philippe's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Philippe family was Servant. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Philippe.

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  • Farmer

    38%
  • Laborer

    29%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Servant

    8%

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

Philippe Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Philippe Life Expectancy

What is the average Philippe lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Philippe life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1985, and highest in 1969. The average life expectancy for Philippe in 1958 was 71, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Philippe

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Philippe 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.

Famous Philippe Family

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John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
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