Pippin Family History

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Pippin Name Meaning

English: from the old personal name Pippin, either a pet form of Philip or a variant of Old French Pepin. German: from an Old Prussian personal name, Pippin.

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

Similar surnames: Pipkin, Tippin, Pippen, Pepin, Tippen, Papin, Coppin, Lipkin, Tipping

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Pippin Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Pippin name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Pippin. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Germanic Europe


  • Norway


  • France


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Pippin Family Origin

Where is the Pippin family from?

Pippin Family Occupations

What did your Pippin ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Pippin family was Assurance Clerk. The most common Pippin occupation in the UK was General Laborer. 9% of Pippin's were General Laborers. General Laborer, Agent Assurance Co Employ 1 Man and Agricultural Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Pippin.

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  • General Laborer

  • Agent Assurance Co Employ 1 Man

  • Agricultural Labourer

  • Assurance Clerk


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

Pippin Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 22,000 census records available for the last name Pippin. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Pippin 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 827 immigration records available for the last name Pippin. 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 6,000 military records available for the last name Pippin. For the veterans among your Pippin ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Pippin Life Expectancy

What is the average Pippin lifespan?

Between 1941 and 2004, in the United States, Pippin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1941, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Pippin in 1941 was 40, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Pippin

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Pippin 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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