Rippon Family History

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Rippon Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Ripon in North Yorkshire, so named from Old English Hrypum, dative plural (originally used after a preposition) of a tribal name of obscure etymology.

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


Similar surnames: Ripp, Lipson, Tipton, Ruston, Lipton, Litton, Hilton, Rigdon, Gritton

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Rippon Family Origin

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Rippon Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    43%
  • Cutter

    14%
  • Merchant

    14%
  • Salesman

    14%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Rippon family was Salesman. The most common Rippon occupation in Canada was Farmer. 43% of Rippon's were Farmers. Farmer, Cutter and Merchant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rippon.

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Rippon Historical Records

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Rippon Life Expectancy

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