Caperton Family History

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Caperton Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Capton in Devon, earlier Capieton (1278) ‘estate (Old English tun) of a man called Capia’.

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


Similar surnames: Catterton, Catton, Harton, Overton, Caton, Marton, Hazelton, Allerton

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Caperton Family Origin

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Caperton Family Occupations

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  • Letter Carrier Agent

    33%
  • Paperhanger

    33%
  • Repairer For Builder

    33%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Caperton family was Repairer For Builder. The most common Caperton occupation in the UK was Letter Carrier Agent. 33% of Caperton's were Letter Carrier Agents. Letter Carrier Agent and Paperhanger were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Caperton.

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Caperton Historical Records

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Caperton Life Expectancy

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