Wipf Name Meaning

German: nickname for a lively energetic person, from Middle High German wipfen ‘to spring, vault, or bound’.

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


Similar surnames: Zipf, Nipp, Wild, Zapf, Kopf, Zopf, With, Witt, Hopf, Zepf

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Wipf Family Origin

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Wipf Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    46%
  • Butcher

    8%
  • Gardener

    8%
  • Keeps House

    8%

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In 1880, the most common Wipf occupation in the USA was Farmer. 46% of Wipf's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Wipf family was Keeps House. Farmer, Butcher and Gardener were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wipf.

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Wipf Historical Records

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Wipf Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1962 and 2004, Wipf life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1979, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Wipf in 1962 was 76, and 66 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wipf

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