Rippey Family History

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Rippey Name Meaning

This surname is found in small numbers in England, Ireland, and Scotland, but its exact origin and etymology have not been determined.

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


Similar surnames: Tipper, Riley, Ripley, Rimbey, Wimpey, Zipper, Rippeon, Sipper

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Rippey Family Origin

Where is the Rippey family from?

Rippey Family Occupations

What did your Rippey ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Rippey occupation in Canada was Grocer. 33% of Rippey's were Grocers. Grocer and Iron Moulder were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Rippey. A less common occupation for the Rippey family was Store Clerk.

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  • Grocer

    33%
  • Iron Moulder

    33%
  • Store Clerk

    33%

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

Rippey Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Rippey. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Rippey 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Rippey. 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 Rippey. For the veterans among your Rippey ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Rippey Life Expectancy

What is the average Rippey lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Rippey life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Rippey in 1949 was 29, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rippey

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Rippey 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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