Gipple Family History

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Gipple Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Gibel or Gibbel (see Giebel). German: from a diminutive of Middle High German gippe ‘jacket’ (modern Bavarian Joppe), hence a metonymic occupational name for a tailor or a nickname for someone who habitually sported a colorful or unusual jacket.

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

Similar surnames: Tipple, Nipple, Tippie, Supple, Dipple, Apple, Copple, Gibble, Lippe

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Gipple Family Origin

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Gipple Family Occupations

What did your Gipple ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Gipple occupation in the USA was Farmer. 54% of Gipple's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Gipple family was Car Inspector. Farmer, Carpenter and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gipple.

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  • Farmer

  • Carpenter

  • Laborer

  • Car Inspector


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

Gipple Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Gipple. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gipple 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 50 immigration records available for the last name Gipple. 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 390 military records available for the last name Gipple. For the veterans among your Gipple ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gipple Life Expectancy

What is the average Gipple lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Gipple life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1998, and highest in 1963. The average life expectancy for Gipple in 1963 was 93, and 72 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gipple 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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