Phillipson Family History

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Phillipson Name Meaning

English and Swedish (Phillipsson): variant of Philipson.

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


Similar surnames: Philipson, Tillison, Phillip, Phillipps, Phillis, Philips, Millison

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Phillipson Family Origin

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Phillipson Family Occupations

What did your Phillipson ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Phillipson family was Tailor. Farmer, Keeping House and Machinist were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Phillipson. The most common Phillipson occupation in the USA was Farmer. 30% of Phillipson's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    30%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Machinist

    5%
  • Tailor

    5%

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

Phillipson Historical Records

What Phillipson family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Phillipson. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Phillipson census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Phillipson

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Phillipson. 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 Phillipson. For the veterans among your Phillipson ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Phillipson Life Expectancy

What is the average Phillipson lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Phillipson life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Phillipson in 1950 was 36, and 85 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Phillipson

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Phillipson 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 Phillipson Family

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Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
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