Caponigro Family History

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Caponigro Name Meaning

Italian: nickname for someone with black hair, from capo ‘head’ + nigro ‘black’ (Latinized form of nero).

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


Similar surnames: Caponera, Capobianco, Lo Nigro, Caporaso, Capurro, Capito, Capone

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Caponigro Family Origin

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Caponigro Family Occupations

What did your Caponigro ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Caponigro occupation in the USA was Keeping Boarding House. 100% of Caponigro's were Keeping Boarding Houses.

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  • Keeping Boarding House

    100%

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

Caponigro Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Caponigro. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Caponigro 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 Caponigro. 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 Caponigro. For the veterans among your Caponigro ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Caponigro Life Expectancy

What is the average Caponigro lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Caponigro life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Caponigro in 1958 was 57, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Caponigro

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Caponigro 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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