Capellan Family History

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Capellan Name Meaning

Spanish (Capellán): occupational name from capellán ‘chaplain’.

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


Similar surnames: Capella, Capelle, Capell, Cipolla, Cannella, Kapela, Catalan

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Capellan Family Origin

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Capellan Family Occupations

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

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Capellan Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Capellan. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Capellan census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Capellan. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Capellan. For the veterans among your Capellan ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Capellan Life Expectancy

What is the average Capellan lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Capellan life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1979, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Capellan in 1962 was 44, and 64 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Capellan ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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