Whipp Name Meaning

English: perhaps a metonymic occupational name for someone who carried out judicial floggings, from Middle English whip, or perhaps, as Reaney suggests, from the Old English personal name Wippa.

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


Similar surnames: Whipple, Shipp, Lipp, Tripp, Hipp, Kipp, White, Gripp, Hopp, Ripp

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Whipp Family Origin

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Whipp Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    13%
  • Butcher

    3%
  • Labourer

    2%
  • Cab Driver

    2%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Whipp family was Cab Driver. Farmer, Butcher and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Whipp. The most common Whipp occupation in the UK was Farmer. 13% of Whipp's were Farmers.

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Whipp Historical Records

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Whipp Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1941 and 2004, Whipp life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1941, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Whipp in 1941 was 32, and 79 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Whipp

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