Klipp Name Meaning

topographic name from Middle Low German klif ‘steep hill’, ‘river bank’. metonymic occupational name for a shoemaker, from Middle Low German klipp ‘low shoe’, ‘clog’.

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


Similar surnames: Knipp, Kipp, Lipp, Klink, Klopp, Klim, Kopp, Klepp, Kropp, Tripp

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Klipp Family Origin

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Klipp Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    36%
  • Carpenter

    12%
  • Potter

    12%
  • Stone Mason

    8%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Klipp family was Stone Mason. The most common Klipp occupation in the USA was Farmer. 36% of Klipp's were Farmers. Farmer, Carpenter and Potter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Klipp.

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Klipp Historical Records

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Klipp Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1962 and 2004, Klipp life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1992, and highest in 1981. The average life expectancy for Klipp in 1962 was 72, and 83 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Klipp

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