Gipson Family History

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Gipson Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Gibb.

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


Similar surnames: Gibson, Gilson, Lipson, Ipson, Kitson, Papson, Jepson, Ison, Jipson

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Gipson Family Origin

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Gipson Family Occupations

What did your Gipson ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Cowman and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Gipson. 14% of Gipson men worked as a Cowman and 76% of Gipson women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Gipson were Farm Labourer and Domestic Duties

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Cowman
    14%
  • Bricklayer
    14%
  • General Labourer
    14%
  • Farm Labourer
    14%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    76%
  • Unpaid Domestic
    7%
  • House Wife
    4%
  • Domestic Duties
    4%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Gipson Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 59,000 census records available for the last name Gipson. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gipson 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Gipson. 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 11,000 military records available for the last name Gipson. For the veterans among your Gipson ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gipson Life Expectancy

What is the average Gipson lifespan?

Between 1940 and 2004, in the United States, Gipson life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Gipson in 1940 was 40, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gipson

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