Capella Family History

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Capella Name Meaning

Spanish, Catalan, and Italian: from capella ‘chapel’, a topographic name for someone who lived by a chapel or a metonymic occupational name for someone who worked in one. Italian: habitational name from any of several places called Cappella or Capella.

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

Similar surnames: Capelle, Cappella, Capel, Capell, Abella, Vanella, Pella, Patella

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Capella Family Origin

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Capella Family Occupations

What did your Capella ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Unpaid Domestic Duties was the top reported job for people in the UK named Capella.

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Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Capella Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Capella. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Capella 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Capella. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 713 military records available for the last name Capella. For the veterans among your Capella ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Capella Life Expectancy

What is the average Capella lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Capella life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1982, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Capella in 1954 was 59, and 82 in 2004.

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