Hipp Name Meaning

South German: metonymic occupational name for a baker of waffles, from Middle High German hippe ‘waffle’. South German: from a short form of Hubert, also spelled Hüpp (see Hupp). German and Dutch: from a short form of a Germanic name with the initial element hild ‘strife’, ‘battle’ and a second element beginning with b- (for example Hildibald, Hildibrand).

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


Similar surnames: Hopp, Happ, Lipp, Hippe, Kipp, Ripp, Happe, Tipp, Hils, Gipp

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Hipp Family Origin

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Hipp Family Occupations

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  • Accountant

    25%
  • Holder Of Bank Stock

    25%
  • Journeyman Poulterer

    25%
  • Merchants Clerk

    25%

In 1881, the most common Hipp occupation in the UK was Accountant. 25% of Hipp's were Accountants. Accountant, Holder Of Bank Stock and Journeyman Poulterer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hipp. A less common occupation for the Hipp family was Merchants Clerk.

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Hipp Historical Records

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Hipp Life Expectancy

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Between 1947 and 2004, Hipp life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1947, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Hipp in 1947 was 35, and 77 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hipp

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