Tipton Family History

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Tipton Name Meaning

English (West Midlands): habitational name from a place in the West Midlands, recorded in Domesday Book as Tibintone, probably ‘settlement (Old English tun) associated with Tibba’, an Old English personal name of obscure origin.

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


Similar surnames: Tilton, Lipton, Bilton, Hilton, Ditton, Liston, Turton, Winton

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Tipton Family Origin

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Tipton Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Laborer

    5%
  • Farming

    4%

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Tipton. A less common occupation for the Tipton family was Farming. The most common Tipton occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Tipton's were Farmers.

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Tipton Historical Records

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Tipton Life Expectancy

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