Phillipps Family History

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Phillipps Name Meaning

English and Dutch: variant spelling of Phillips.

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


Similar surnames: Philipps, Phillipp, Philips, Phillips, Phillippe, Phillis, Phillip

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Phillipps Family Origin

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Phillipps Family Occupations

What did your Phillipps ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Phillipps family was Farming. The most common Phillipps occupation in the USA was Farmer. 41% of Phillipps's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Phillipps.

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  • Farmer

    41%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Farming

    5%

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

Phillipps Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Phillipps Life Expectancy

What is the average Phillipps lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Phillipps life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1980, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Phillipps in 1960 was 63, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Phillipps

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Phillipps 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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