This collects materials on the Liipfert family heritage.
Most (if not all) of people in the US with the given last name Liipfert descend from Franz Julius Liipfert (1834-1895), who came to the US, arriving in New York on May 21, 1853.
Franz Julius had four sons and three daughters. The sons were William Joseph Liipfert (1860-1911), Frank Julius Liipfert ((1866-1927), Otto Liipfert (1870-1933), and Charles Liipfert (1874-1943).
William Joseph Liipfert had two sons, William Joseph Liipfert II ((1891-1962) and Benjamin Bailey Liipfert (1898- 1911), and a daughter, Gertrude London Hill (1893-1966).
William Joseph Liipfert II had two sons, William Joseph Liipfert III and James Crane Liipfert (1921-1980), and a daughter, Betty Liipfert ().
William Joseph Liipfert III had two sons
James Crane Liipfert
Benjamin Bailey Liipfert had two sons and a daughter
Otto Liipfert had two sons, Otto Liipfert Junior (1914- ) and Eugene Transou Liipfert (1918 - 2000).
Eugene T. Liipfert had two sons, John Turney Liipfert (1947 - ) and Christian Eugene Liipfert (1951- )
John T. Liipfert had a daughter, Carrie Anne Liipfert (1970- ), and a son, John Turney Liipfert, Junior (1977- ).
Carrie Anne Liipfert had two sons, John Patrick Caulfield Scanlon (1998 - ) and James Messina ( ).
Christian Eugene Liipfert (that's me) had a daughter, Jocelyn Elizabeth Liipfert (1985- ), and a son, Todd Alexander Liipfert (1989 - ).
The Liipfert Heritage Book, in German, is here. The English version, translated by Karl Zeissig, is here.