Klipp Family History

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Klipp Name Meaning

topographic name from Middle Low German klif ‘steep hill’, ‘river bank’. metonymic occupational name for a shoemaker, from Middle Low German klipp ‘low shoe’, ‘clog’.

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


Similar surnames: Knipp, Kipp, Lipp, Klink, Klopp, Klim, Kopp, Klepp, Kropp, Tripp

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Klipp Family Origin

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Klipp Family Occupations

What did your Klipp ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, House Decorator and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Klipp. 20% of Klipp men worked as a House Decorator and 70% of Klipp women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Klipp were Mechanical electrical Eng and P O Counter Clerk Telegraphis

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • House Decorator
    20%
  • Cabinet Fitter Beds
    10%
  • Hemp Ropemaker H M Docky E M Dept Devonport
    10%
  • Mechanical electrical Eng
    10%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    70%
  • Felling Hand And Baist
    10%
  • House Decorator
    10%
  • P O Counter Clerk Telegraphis
    10%

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

Klipp Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Klipp. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Klipp 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 471 immigration records available for the last name Klipp. 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 Klipp. For the veterans among your Klipp ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Klipp Life Expectancy

What is the average Klipp lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Klipp life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1992, and highest in 1981. The average life expectancy for Klipp in 1962 was 72, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Klipp

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