Kippes Family History

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Kippes Name Meaning

English: variant of Kipps. German: from a Rhenish pet form of the personal name Gerhard (see Gerhardt).

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

Similar surnames: Koppes, Tippen, Kipper, Koppel, Zipper, Hippe, Kipple, Kieper, Kupper

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Kippes Family Origin

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Kippes Family Occupations

What did your Kippes ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Stenographer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Kippes. 22% of Kippes men worked as a Farmer and 14% of Kippes women worked as a Stenographer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Kippes were Machine Operator and Bookbinder

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Barber
  • Inspector
  • Machine Operator

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Stenographer
  • Aged
  • Bartender Helper
  • Bookbinder

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

Kippes Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Kippes. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kippes 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 251 immigration records available for the last name Kippes. 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 Card

There are 438 military records available for the last name Kippes. For the veterans among your Kippes ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kippes Life Expectancy

What is the average Kippes lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Kippes life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Kippes in 1953 was 54, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kippes

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kippes 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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