Pippen Family History

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Pippen Name Meaning

Variant of English or German Pippin.

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

Similar surnames: Pippin, Tippen, Kippes, Pepper, Ripper, Rippe, Ipsen, Tippens

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Pippen Family Origin

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Pippen Family Occupations

What did your Pippen ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Pippen occupation in Canada was Carpenter. 29% of Pippen's were Carpenters. A less common occupation for the Pippen family was Message Boy. Carpenter, Servant and Factory Hand were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Pippen.

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  • Carpenter

  • Servant

  • Factory Hand

  • Message Boy


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Pippen ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Pippen Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Pippen. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Pippen 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 221 immigration records available for the last name Pippen. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Pippen. For the veterans among your Pippen ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Pippen Life Expectancy

What is the average Pippen lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Pippen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1974, and highest in 1966. The average life expectancy for Pippen in 1952 was 50, and 66 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Pippen

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Pippen 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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