Tipper Family History

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Tipper Name Meaning

English: probably an occupational name for a maker of arrowheads, from an agent derivative of Middle English tippe ‘tip’, ‘head’. On the other hand it may possibly be a bawdy nickname from an agent derivative of Middle English t¯pe(n) ‘to knock over’ (of obscure origin; here with a sexually suggestive sense). The same name has been established in Ireland, in County Kildare, since the beginning of the 14th century. German: topographic name from a Westphalian field name, Tippe, of unexplained etymology.

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


Similar surnames: Tapper, Tupper, Ripper, Zipper, Tippen, Lepper, Pepper, Tipler

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Tipper Family Origin

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Tipper Family Occupations

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  • Bricklayer

    5%
  • Carpenter

    3%
  • Coal Miner

    2%
  • Labourer

    2%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Tipper family was Labourer. The most common Tipper occupation in the UK was Bricklayer. 5% of Tipper's were Bricklayers. Bricklayer, Carpenter and Coal Miner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Tipper.

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Tipper Life Expectancy

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