Shippy Family History

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Shippy Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Shippey.

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

Similar surnames: Shippee, Shippey, Shipps, Hipps, Rippy, Whipps, Shipp, Shipper

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Shippy Family Origin

Where is the Shippy family from?

Shippy Family Occupations

What did your Shippy ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Shippy occupation in the USA was Farmer. 42% of Shippy's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Shippy. A less common occupation for the Shippy family was Farm Laborer.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Keeping House

  • Farm Laborer


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

Shippy Historical Records

What Shippy family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 8,000 census records available for the last name Shippy. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Shippy 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 366 immigration records available for the last name Shippy. 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 Shippy. For the veterans among your Shippy ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Shippy Life Expectancy

What is the average Shippy lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Shippy life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Shippy in 1959 was 32, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Shippy

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Shippy 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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