Gipp Family History

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Gipp Name Meaning

English: variant of Gibb. German: from a short form of a Germanic personal name formed with the stem geb ‘gift’, as in Gebhard (see Gebhardt).

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

Similar surnames: Lipp, Gapp, Ripp, Tipp, Sipp, Kipp, Hipp, Zipp, Gripp, Gump

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Gipp Family Origin

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Gipp Family Occupations

What did your Gipp ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Bricklayers Labourer, Charwoman and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gipp. A less common occupation for the Gipp family was Formerley In Civil Service (Patent Officer). The most common Gipp occupation in the UK was Bricklayers Labourer. 13% of Gipp's were Bricklayers Labourers.

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  • Bricklayers Labourer

  • Charwoman

  • Farm Laborer

  • Formerley In Civil Service (Patent Officer)


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

Gipp Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Gipp. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gipp 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 389 immigration records available for the last name Gipp. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 540 military records available for the last name Gipp. For the veterans among your Gipp ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gipp Life Expectancy

What is the average Gipp lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Gipp life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1980. The average life expectancy for Gipp in 1944 was 25, and 85 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gipp

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gipp 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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