Wipperman Family History

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Wipperman Name Meaning

variant of Weipert, with the addition of Middle High German man ‘man’. topographic name for someone who lived by a river named Wipper, of which there are several examples.

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

Similar surnames: Vipperman, Wierman, Wilderman, Wackerman, Silberman, Kupferman

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Wipperman Family Origin

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Wipperman Family Occupations

What did your Wipperman ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Charge Hand Packer Metal Non Ferrous and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Wipperman. 13% of Wipperman men worked as a Charge Hand Packer Metal Non Ferrous and 72% of Wipperman women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Wipperman were General Labourer Heavy Wor and Private Means

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Charge Hand Packer Metal Non Ferrous
  • Constructional Engineer Retired Plumb boiler
  • Fur Warehouseman
  • General Labourer Heavy Wor

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Charlady (office Cleaner
  • Private Means

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Wipperman Historical Records

What Wipperman family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Wipperman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Wipperman 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 262 immigration records available for the last name Wipperman. 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 220 military records available for the last name Wipperman. For the veterans among your Wipperman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Wipperman Life Expectancy

What is the average Wipperman lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Wipperman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2002, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Wipperman in 1950 was 67, and 69 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wipperman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Wipperman 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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