Hi, Here he is on some census: 1900 Obion Co. Tn. census E.D.#6Troy Township Nipp, Altonage 17 born May 1873 single working as hired hand for a Buchannah familyborn Tn. father Tn. mother Tn. Living nearby in Troy Obion Co. Tn. was a William Nipp, probably his father. Nipp, Williamhead age 42 born Nov. 1857 born Tn. father Tn. mother N.C. Louisawife age 26 (must have been second wife according to ages of some of the children) They had children ranging in age 14 to one.
1910 Fulton Co. Kentucky census: E.D.#63 Nipp, Altonage 27 born Tn. father Tn. mother Tn. Brooksiewife age 26 born Tn. Winford son age 6 born Tn. Mary daughter age 4 born Tn. Ezelle son no age given
1920 Fulton Co. Ky. census Nipp, Alton age 36 Tn. Tn. Tn. Elvie wife age 19 Ky. Ky. Ky. Winford son age 16 Tn. Tn. Tn. Mary daughter age 13 Tn. Tn. Tn. Swaineson age 8 Ky. Tn. Tn.
1930 Fulton Co. Ky. census Sassafras RidgeLedford Road Nipp, W. Altonhead age 47 age at first marriage 19 born Tn. Tn. Tn. Elva wife age 29 age at marriage 18 born Ky. Thelma daughter age 9 Ky. W. Alton Jr. son age 8 Ky. Chester son age 6 Ky. Charles E. son age 4 Ky. Effie R. daughter age 2 Ky.
I am a Knipp-Nipp descendant from the Va. Tn. and Ky. Knipp's but am not familiar with William Nipp from Obion Co. Tn. If I run across anything else about this line I will let you know. Alice Knipp Garnto