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Tipping Family History

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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Where is the Tipping family from?

You can see how Tipping families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Tipping family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Tipping families were found in the UK in 1891. In 1911 there were 31 Tipping families living in Ontario. This was about 36% of all the recorded Tipping's in Canada. Ontario had the highest population of Tipping families in 1911.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Tipping surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Tipping ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Tipping. 34% of Tipping men worked as a Farmer.

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
    34%
  • Engineer
    15%
  • Driver
    15%
  • Commercial Traveller
    10%

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Housekeeper
    100%
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Census Records

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 Lists

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 Cards

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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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.

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