Capron Family History

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Capron Name Meaning

English (of Norman origin): metonymic occupational name for a hood maker, from Old Norman French caprun, Old French chaperon ‘hood or cap (worn by the nobility)’. French: from a Picard and southern form of chaperon (see 1, above).

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


Similar surnames: Caron, Capon, Campion, Carton, Catron, Cannon, Marron, Citron, Carbon

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Capron Family Origin

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Capron Family Occupations

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  • Student

    29%
  • Farmer

    18%
  • Cultivateur

    12%
  • Cultivateur Fils

    12%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Capron family was Cultivateur Fils. Student, Farmer and Cultivateur were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Capron. The most common Capron occupation in Canada was Student. 29% of Capron's were Students.

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Capron Historical Records

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Capron Life Expectancy

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