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Shipes Name Meaning

American variant of German Shipe.

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

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Shipes Family Origin

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Shipes Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    59%
  • Laborer

    18%
  • Blacksmith

    6%
  • Keeping House

    6%

In 1880, the most common Shipes occupation in the USA was Farmer. 59% of Shipes's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Shipes. A less common occupation for the Shipes family was Keeping House.

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Shipes Life Expectancy

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