Sipes Family History

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Sipes Name Meaning

Probably an altered form of German Seip.

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


Similar surnames: Sipe, Pipes, Sies, Sales, Sires, Shipes, Copes, Sipp, Piper, Tipps

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Sipes Family Origin

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Sipes Family Occupations

What did your Sipes ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Teacher were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Sipes. 23% of Sipes men worked as a Laborer and 14% of Sipes women worked as a Teacher. Some less common occupations for Americans named Sipes were Salesman and New Worker

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    23%
  • Farmer
    19%
  • Carpenter
    5%
  • Salesman
    4%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Teacher
    14%
  • Housewife
    12%
  • Seamstress
    9%
  • New Worker
    7%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Sipes Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 21,000 census records available for the last name Sipes. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sipes 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 661 immigration records available for the last name Sipes. 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 5,000 military records available for the last name Sipes. For the veterans among your Sipes ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sipes Life Expectancy

What is the average Sipes lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Sipes life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Sipes in 1943 was 39, and 73 in 2004.

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