Capurro Family History

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Capurro Name Meaning

Southern Italian: nickname from the southern dialect word capurro ‘stubborn’, a derivative of capo ‘head’.

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


Similar surnames: Caputo, Carro, Curro, Capraro, Cafaro, Curto, Turro, Mauro, Capalbo

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Capurro Family Origin

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Capurro Family Occupations

What did your Capurro ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Capurro occupation in the USA was Laborer. 50% of Capurro's were Laborers. A less common occupation for the Capurro family was Porter. Laborer and Engineer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Capurro.

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  • Laborer

    50%
  • Engineer

    25%
  • Porter

    25%

United States shown, England data unavailable

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

Capurro Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Capurro Life Expectancy

What is the average Capurro lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Capurro life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1974, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Capurro in 1962 was 87, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Capurro

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Capurro 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.

Famous Capurro Family

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Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
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