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Lippencot Surname Origin
(Locality). Lippe, a German principality and town on the river Lippe. Cote, side or coast. Liban, Saxon, Leben, German, to abide, to dwell, and cot, a cottage.
Source: An Etymological Dictionary of Family and Christian Names With an Essay on their Derivation and Import; Arthur, William, M.A.; New York, NY: Sheldon, Blake, Bleeker & CO., 1857.
Lippencot Surname Meaning and Family Facts
There is more to Lippencot family history than the origin of your surname:
A Lippencot Family History Thought:
'If you would not be forgotten,
As soon as you are dead and rotten,
Either write things worthy of reading,
Or do things worthy of writing.' --Benjamin Franklin, May 1738