Tippie Family History

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Tippie Name Meaning

Possibly an altered spelling of German Tippe, a metonymic occupational name for a tub maker, from Low German (also Rhineland) tibbe, tippe ‘wooden tub’, ‘vat’; or of Tibbe, from Tiebbo, a short form of a Germanic personal name formed with Old High German diot ‘people’ + brand ‘sword’ or berht ‘shining’.

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

Similar surnames: Tipple, Tippen, Tipp, Tipper, Tappe, Gipple, Happe, Dipple, Hippe

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Tippie Family Origin

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Tippie Family Occupations

What did your Tippie ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Tippie occupation in the USA was Farmer. 73% of Tippie's were Farmers. Farmer, Blacksmith and Farm Hand were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Tippie. A less common occupation for the Tippie family was Farm Laborer.

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  • Farmer

  • Blacksmith

  • Farm Hand

  • Farm Laborer


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Tippie Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Tippie. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Tippie 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 202 immigration records available for the last name Tippie. 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 736 military records available for the last name Tippie. For the veterans among your Tippie ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Tippie Life Expectancy

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Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Tippie life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Tippie in 1946 was 50, and 86 in 2004.

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