Lipkin Family History

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Lipkin Name Meaning

patronymic from a pet form of the personal name Lipe (see Lippe 1) + the eastern Slavic possessive suffix -in. metronymic from a pet form of the female personal name Libe (see Lipka 3).

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

Similar surnames: Simkin, Itkin, Zipkin, Lipka, Lakin, Witkin, Lipson, Laskin, Rifkin

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Lipkin Family Origin

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Lipkin Family Occupations

What did your Lipkin ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Dental Surgeon and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Lipkin. 13% of Lipkin men worked as a Dental Surgeon and 62% of Lipkin women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Lipkin were Company Director Of Finance Company and Incapacitated

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Dental Surgeon
  • Accountant West Riding P A C
  • Colliery Hewerheavy Worker
  • Company Director Of Finance Company

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Buttonhole Hand
  • Domestic (maid)
  • Incapacitated

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

Lipkin Historical Records

What Lipkin family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Lipkin. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lipkin 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Lipkin. 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 694 military records available for the last name Lipkin. For the veterans among your Lipkin ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Lipkin Life Expectancy

What is the average Lipkin lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Lipkin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Lipkin in 1958 was 43, and 86 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lipkin

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lipkin 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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