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 1881, Agricultural Labourer, Farmer and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gipson. The most common Gipson occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 5% of Gipson's were Agricultural Labourers. A less common occupation for the Gipson family was Ag Labourer.

View Census data for Gipson | Data not to scale

  • Agricultural Labourer

    5%
  • Farmer

    5%
  • Labourer

    5%
  • Ag Labourer

    4%

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

Gipson Historical Records

What Gipson family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 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.

Search 1891 UK census records for Gipson

Passenger List

There are 642 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 1,000 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

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gipson 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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