William Harold Lipp

9 April 1906–8 January 1980 (Age 73)
Marion, Center Township, Grant, Indiana, United States

The Life of William Harold

When William Harold Lipp was born on 9 April 1906, in Marion, Center Township, Grant, Indiana, United States, his father, William Elmore Lipp, was 34 and his mother, Pearl Sarah Claudy, was 29. He married Lucy Elizabeth Wattles on 25 August 1928, in Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana, United States. He lived in Frankfort, Center Township, Clinton, Indiana, United States for about 30 years. He died on 8 January 1980, in New Port Richey, Pasco, Florida, United States, at the age of 73.

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William Harold Lipp
Lucy Elizabeth Wattles
Marriage: 25 August 1928

Spouse and Children

25 August 1928
Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana, United States

Parents and Siblings

    William Elmore Lipp


    Pearl Sarah Claudy




World Events (8)

1907 · Not for profit elections

Age 1

The first act prohibiting monetary contributions to political campaigns by major corporations.
1914 · Florida Involvement in World War I

Age 8

Florida contributed to World War I in several ways. The state's open land and warm climate made for a great military training location. Additional technological and agricultural developments took place in Florida as well. Roughly 42,030 Floridians joined the troops during 1917 and 1918.

Age 21

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

Name Meaning

1 English: metonymic nickname for someone with large lips or with some deformity of the lips, from Middle English lippe (Old English lippa).2 English: perhaps from a Middle English personal name, Leppe or Lippe, apparently a short form of an Old English personal name formed with Lēof- ‘dear’, such as Lēofsige, Lēofstan.3 German: from a pet form of the personal name Philipp ( see Philip ).

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • Harold Lipp in household of William R Lipp, "United States Census, 1920"
  • W Harold Lipp in household of William E Lipp, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Harold Lipp, "United States Census, 1930"

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