Lipka Name Meaning

Ukrainian and Polish: topographic name for someone who lived by a lime tree, from lipka, diminutive of lipa ‘lime tree’ (see Lipa). Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): from a pet form of the personal name Lipe. Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): from a pet form of the female personal name Libe, derived from Yiddish libe ‘love’. Polish and Jewish (from Poland and Ukraine): habitational name for someone from villages called Lipka or Lipki in Poland and Ukraine. German: from a diminutive of Lippe 4.

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


Similar surnames: Lipa, Lipe, Slivka, Lipko, Lipkin, Lipman, Lapa, Limke, Zika, Lia

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Lipka Family Origin

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Lipka Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Laborer

    33%
  • Laborer In Factory

    17%
  • Works Lumber Yard

    17%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Lipka family was Works Lumber Yard. The most common Lipka occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Lipka's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Laborer In Factory were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lipka.

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Lipka Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1957 and 2004, Lipka life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Lipka in 1957 was 42, and 78 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lipka

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