Rippon Family History

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Rippon Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Ripon in North Yorkshire, so named from Old English Hrypum, dative plural (originally used after a preposition) of a tribal name of obscure etymology.

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


Similar surnames: Ripp, Lipson, Tipton, Ruston, Lipton, Litton, Hilton, Rigdon, Gritton

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Rippon Family Origin

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Rippon Family Occupations

What did your Rippon ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Rippon occupation in the USA was Farmer. 17% of Rippon's were Farmers. Farmer, Blacksmith and Agent For Pictures were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rippon. A less common occupation for the Rippon family was Carpenter.

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  • Farmer

    17%
  • Blacksmith

    11%
  • Agent For Pictures

    6%
  • Carpenter

    6%

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Rippon Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Rippon ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Rippon Life Expectancy

What is the average Rippon lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, Rippon life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1969, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Rippon in 1947 was 76, and 87 in 2004.

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