Last name: SHIPP

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SHIPP : This last name is indexed 28,680 times on Geneanet!

Origin of last name

SHIPP : English:: 1: nickname for a mariner or perhaps a boatbuilder from Middle English schip ‘ship’. Compare Shipman.2: in addition the name may occasionally also have been topographic or habitational referring to a house or inn distinguished by the sign of a ship. Surnames derived from house and inn signs are rare in English.

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