Lipsett Family History

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Lipsett Name Meaning

Irish: according to MacLysaght this is an Anglicized form of German (or Jewish) Lipsitz (see Lipschutz), brought to Ireland before the 18th century and common in Donegal.

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

Similar surnames: Hassett, Lipsitz, Grissett, Lipshutz, Triplett, Minett, Plett

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Lipsett Family Origin

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Lipsett Family Occupations

What did your Lipsett ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Lipsett occupation in the UK was Cab Driver. 17% of Lipsett's were Cab Drivers. A less common occupation for the Lipsett family was Labourer. Cab Driver, Clerk Out Of Employ and Coach Proprietor (Owner) were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lipsett.

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  • Cab Driver

  • Clerk Out Of Employ

  • Coach Proprietor (Owner)

  • Labourer


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

Lipsett Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Lipsett. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lipsett 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Lipsett. 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 Lipsett. For the veterans among your Lipsett ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Lipsett Life Expectancy

What is the average Lipsett lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Lipsett life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Lipsett in 1955 was 64, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lipsett

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lipsett 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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