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Hippe Family History

Hippe Name Meaning

German: variant of Hipp 2 and Norwegian: habitational name from a farmstead in Valdres named Hippe from an unexplained first element + -e from Old Norse vin ‘meadow’.

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


Similar surnames: Hipp, Happe, Lippe, Hipple, Hoppe, Ripp, Huppe, Tippie, Hipke, Harpe

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Where is the Hippe family from?

You can see how Hippe families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Hippe family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Canada between 1880 and 1920. The most Hippe families were found in USA in 1920. In 1911 there were 7 Hippe families living in Quebec. This was about 70% of all the recorded Hippe's in Canada. Quebec had the highest population of Hippe families in 1911.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Hippe surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Hippe ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer was the top reported job for people in the Canada named Hippe. 100% of Hippe men worked as a Farmer. .

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

Top Male Occupations In 1921

  • Farmer
    100%
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Census Records

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Hippe. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hippe census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 652 immigration records available for the last name Hippe. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Hippe. For the veterans among your Hippe ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Hippe lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Hippe life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1982. The average life expectancy for Hippe in 1954 was 57, and 77 in 2004.

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