Pipkin Family History

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Pipkin Name Meaning

English (Oxfordshire): from the personal name Pipkin, a pet form of Philip.

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


Similar surnames: Pippin, Lipkin, Zipkin, Picken, Hopkin, Wilkin, Tippin, Simkin

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Pipkin Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Pipkin name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Pipkin. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales

    52%

  • Ireland & Scotland

    16%

  • Germanic Europe

    6%

  • Cameroon, Congo, & Southern Bantu Peoples

    4%

  • Norway

    3%

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Pipkin Family Origin

Where is the Pipkin family from?

Pipkin Family Occupations

What did your Pipkin ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Pipkin family was Farm Laborer. Farmer, Farming and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Pipkin. The most common Pipkin occupation in the USA was Farmer. 49% of Pipkin's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    49%
  • Farming

    10%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Farm Laborer

    5%

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

Pipkin Historical Records

What Pipkin family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 20,000 census records available for the last name Pipkin. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Pipkin 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 975 immigration records available for the last name Pipkin. 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 4,000 military records available for the last name Pipkin. For the veterans among your Pipkin ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Pipkin Life Expectancy

What is the average Pipkin lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Pipkin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Pipkin in 1943 was 47, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Pipkin

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Pipkin 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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