Cappell Family History

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Cappell Name Meaning

English (of Norman origin): variant of Chappell.

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


Similar surnames: Cappel, Capell, Capel, Carvell, Chappel, Chapell, Capwell, Cattell

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Cappell Family Origin

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Cappell Family Occupations

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  • Farm Hand

    12%
  • Butcher

    6%
  • Cigar Manufacturer

    6%
  • Dealer In Shoes

    6%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Cappell family was Dealer In Shoes. Farm Hand, Butcher and Cigar Manufacturer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Cappell. The most common Cappell occupation in the USA was Farm Hand. 12% of Cappell's were Farm Hands.

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Cappell Historical Records

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Cappell Life Expectancy

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Famous Cappell Family

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Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
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Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
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Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
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