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Capers Name Meaning

English: occupational name for a cope or cape maker, from an agent derivative of Middle English cape. Dutch: from an agent derivative of kap ‘hood’, ‘cap’, hence an occupational name for a maker of such head gear, or a nickname for someone who habitually wore a hood.

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


Similar surnames: Capper, Capell, Rakers, Cater, Capra, Capek, Paper, Papes, Cales

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Capers Family Origin

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Capers Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    29%
  • Laborer

    16%
  • Farm Laborer

    11%
  • Carpenter

    5%

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In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Capers. The most common Capers occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Capers's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Capers family was Carpenter.

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Capers Life Expectancy

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