Capella Family History

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Capella Name Meaning

Spanish, Catalan, and Italian: from capella ‘chapel’, a topographic name for someone who lived by a chapel or a metonymic occupational name for someone who worked in one. Italian: habitational name from any of several places called Cappella or Capella.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Capelle, Cappella, Capel, Capell, Abella, Vanella, Pella, Patella

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Capella Family Origin

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Capella Family Occupations

What did your Capella ancestors do for a living?

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Capella ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

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  • Farmer

    18%
  • Laborer

    18%
  • Cigar Maker

    12%
  • Baker

    6%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Capella family was Baker. The most common Capella occupation in the USA was Farmer. 18% of Capella's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Cigar Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Capella.

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Capella Historical Records

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Capella Life Expectancy

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