Rippon Family History

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Rippon Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Ripon in North Yorkshire, so named from Old English Hrypum, dative plural (originally used after a preposition) of a tribal name of obscure etymology.

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


Similar surnames: Ripp, Lipson, Tipton, Ruston, Lipton, Litton, Hilton, Rigdon, Gritton

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Rippon Family Origin

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Rippon Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    4%
  • Coal Miner

    4%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    3%
  • Labourer

    1%

In 1881, Farmer, Coal Miner and Agricultural Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rippon. The most common Rippon occupation in the UK was Farmer. 4% of Rippon's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Rippon family was Labourer.

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Rippon Historical Records

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Rippon Life Expectancy

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