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Capper Name Meaning

English: from an agent derivative of Middle English cappe ‘cap’, ‘headgear’, hence an occupational name for a maker of caps and hats. Dutch: variant of Capers.

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


Similar surnames: Napper, Kapper, Tapper, Clapper, Copper, Carver, Cooper, Carder

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Capper Family Origin

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Capper Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    3%
  • Labourer

    2%
  • Joiner

    2%
  • Bricklayer

    2%

In 1881, Farmer, Labourer and Joiner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Capper. A less common occupation for the Capper family was Bricklayer. The most common Capper occupation in the UK was Farmer. 3% of Capper's were Farmers.

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Capper Historical Records

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Capper Life Expectancy

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