Rippy Name Meaning

Apparently a variant spelling of Rippey, or an altered spelling of German Rippe.

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


Similar surnames: Lippy, Ripps, Rippe, Rippee, Ropp, Ripple, Hippe, Riley, Ripp, Wimpy

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Rippy Family Origin

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Rippy Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    66%
  • Laborer

    5%
  • Keeping House

    4%
  • Tenant

    4%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Rippy family was Tenant. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rippy. The most common Rippy occupation in the USA was Farmer. 66% of Rippy's were Farmers.

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Rippy Historical Records

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Rippy Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1947 and 2004, Rippy life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Rippy in 1947 was 52, and 77 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rippy

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