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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

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Capers Family Origin

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Capers Family Occupations

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  • Gardener

    17%
  • Carman

    8%
  • Coachman (Domestic Servant)

    8%
  • Coachman Domestic Servt

    8%

In 1881, Gardener, Carman and Coachman (Domestic Servant) were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Capers. The most common Capers occupation in the UK was Gardener. 17% of Capers's were Gardeners. A less common occupation for the Capers family was Coachman Domestic Servt.

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