Caplinger Family History

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Caplinger Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of the German habitational name Köpplinger (see Keplinger).

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


Similar surnames: Keplinger, Coppinger, Clinger, Taflinger, Gallinger, Uplinger

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Caplinger Family Origin

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Caplinger Family Occupations

What did your Caplinger ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Caplinger family was Farming. Farmer, Keeping House and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Caplinger. The most common Caplinger occupation in the USA was Farmer. 56% of Caplinger's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    56%
  • Keeping House

    9%
  • Farm Laborer

    5%
  • Farming

    4%

United States shown, England data unavailable

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Caplinger ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Caplinger Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Caplinger. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Caplinger 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Caplinger. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Caplinger. For the veterans among your Caplinger ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Caplinger Life Expectancy

What is the average Caplinger lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Caplinger life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1947, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Caplinger in 1944 was 35, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Caplinger

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Caplinger ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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