Lipke Family History

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Lipke Name Meaning

German (of Slavic origin): from a diminutive of Lippe 5.

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

Similar surnames: Lippe, Lipka, Limke, Lipko, Hipke, Leske, Popke, Piske, Libke, Litke

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Lipke Family Origin

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Lipke Family Occupations

What did your Lipke ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Lipke family was Teamster. Laborer, Farmer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lipke. The most common Lipke occupation in the USA was Laborer. 24% of Lipke's were Laborers.

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  • Laborer

  • Farmer

  • Carpenter

  • Teamster


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

Lipke Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Lipke. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lipke 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 994 immigration records available for the last name Lipke. 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 Lipke. For the veterans among your Lipke ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Lipke Life Expectancy

What is the average Lipke lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Lipke life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Lipke in 1950 was 38, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lipke

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lipke 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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