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Shippey Name Meaning

English: from Old English sceap, scip ‘sheep’ + eg ‘island’ or (ge)hæg ‘enclosure’; a topographic name for an island with sheep on it (which might be no more than a piece of raised dry ground surrounded by wet, low-lying land), or an enclosure where sheep were kept.

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


Similar surnames: Shipley, Shippen, Shepley, Sidney, Chipley, Skipper, Shirley, Shipp

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Shippey Family Origin

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Shippey Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    43%
  • Carpenter

    7%
  • Laborer

    4%
  • School Teacher

    4%

In 1880, the most common Shippey occupation in the USA was Farmer. 43% of Shippey's were Farmers. Farmer, Carpenter and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Shippey. A less common occupation for the Shippey family was School Teacher.

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Shippey Historical Records

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Shippey Life Expectancy

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