Capers Family History
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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