Shipe Name Meaning

Possibly an Americanized spelling of German Scheib.

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


Similar surnames: Sipe, Shive, Shupe, Shine, Shope, Shie, Cripe, Hime, Shane, Shimel

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Shipe Family Origin

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Shipe Family Occupations

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  • Retired Butcher

    100%

In 1881, the most common Shipe occupation in the UK was Retired Butcher. 100% of Shipe's were Retired Butchers.

Source: Census data for Shipe | Data not to scale

Shipe Historical Records

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Shipe Life Expectancy

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Between 1956 and 2004, Shipe life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Shipe in 1956 was 48, and 77 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Shipe

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