Lipa Name Meaning

Polish, Ukrainian, and Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): topographic name for someone who lived by a lime tree, from lipa ‘lime tree’. As a Jewish name, it is also of ornamental origin. Jewish (from Poland): habitational name for someone from the village of Lipa, in Poland, named with lipa ‘lime tree’. Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): from a personal name, variant of Lipe.

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


Similar surnames: Lipka, Lipe, Lapa, Lia, Oliva, Lipp, Lima, Ripp, Papa, Zima

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Lipa Family Origin

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Lipa Family Occupations

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  • Millowner

    50%
  • Shoe Maker

    50%

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In 1880, the most common Lipa occupation in the USA was Millowner. 50% of Lipa's were Millowners. Millowner and Shoe Maker were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Lipa.

Source: Census data for Lipa | Data not to scale

Lipa Historical Records

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Lipa Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1957 and 2004, Lipa life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1979, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Lipa in 1957 was 59, and 84 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lipa

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