Capley Family History

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Capley Name Meaning

Possibly an Americanized spelling of French Caplet (see Caplette). In some instances probably an Americanized spelling of Swiss Käppeli, variant of Kappel.

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


Similar surnames: Caple, Cagley, Rapley, Calvey, Cale, Caplin, Carle, Carley, Masley

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Capley Family Origin

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Capley Family Occupations

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  • Crucible Pot Maker

    33%
  • Engine Tenter

    33%
  • Plasterer

    33%

In 1881, Crucible Pot Maker and Engine Tenter were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Capley. A less common occupation for the Capley family was Plasterer. The most common Capley occupation in the UK was Crucible Pot Maker. 33% of Capley's were Crucible Pot Makers.

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Capley Historical Records

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Capley Life Expectancy

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