Tipping Family History

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Tipping Name Meaning

English: from a medieval personal name, originally an Old English patronymic from a personal name or byname Tippa, for which there is evidence in place names such as Tiptree, but which is of uncertain origin.

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

Similar surnames: Topping, Tippins, Tippin, Pippin, Tipton, Wilding, Pilling, Tappin

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Tipping Family Origin

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Tipping Family Occupations

What did your Tipping ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Tipping occupation in Canada was Farmer. 42% of Tipping's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Tipping family was Laborer. Farmer, Cultivateur and Baker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Tipping.

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  • Farmer

  • Cultivateur

  • Baker

  • Laborer


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

Tipping Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 39,000 census records available for the last name Tipping. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Tipping 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 4,000 immigration records available for the last name Tipping. 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 3,000 military records available for the last name Tipping. For the veterans among your Tipping ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Tipping Life Expectancy

What is the average Tipping lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Tipping life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1967. The average life expectancy for Tipping in 1957 was 43, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Tipping

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Tipping 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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