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Philipson Name Meaning

English, Swedish (Philipsson), and Jewish (western Ashkenazic): patronymic from the personal name Philip.

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


Similar surnames: Phillips, Philson, Philippon, Philipp, Phillipson, Philipsen, Lipson

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Philipson Family Origin

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Philipson Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    10%
  • Lead Ore Miner

    7%
  • Coal Miner

    5%
  • Joiner

    3%

In 1881, the most common Philipson occupation in the UK was Farmer. 10% of Philipson's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Philipson family was Joiner. Farmer, Lead Ore Miner and Coal Miner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Philipson.

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Philipson Historical Records

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Philipson Life Expectancy

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Famous Philipson Family

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Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
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James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
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Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
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Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
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