Tipp Family History

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Tipp Name Meaning

English: from a short form of the medieval personal name Tebald, Tibalt (see Theobald). North German: from Low German tippe, tibbe ‘wooden pail’, ‘small tub’.

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

Similar surnames: Tapp, Tepp, Lipp, Gipp, Ripp, Sipp, Hipp, Kipp, Stipp, Topp

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Tipp Family Origin

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Tipp Family Occupations

What did your Tipp ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Carpenter, Corn Merchant Manager and Engine Turner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Tipp. A less common occupation for the Tipp family was Fitter Royal Arsenal. The most common Tipp occupation in the UK was Carpenter. 8% of Tipp's were Carpenters.

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  • Carpenter

  • Corn Merchant Manager

  • Engine Turner

  • Fitter Royal Arsenal


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

Tipp Historical Records

What Tipp family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Tipp. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Tipp 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 524 immigration records available for the last name Tipp. 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 679 military records available for the last name Tipp. For the veterans among your Tipp ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Tipp Life Expectancy

What is the average Tipp lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2003, in the United States, Tipp life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1998, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Tipp in 1962 was 76, and 79 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Tipp

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Tipp 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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