Kapsch Family History

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Kapsch Name Meaning

Probably a metonymic occupational name for a cabbage farmer or a nickname for a poor person, from Middle High German kabez (from Latin caput ‘head’, ‘head of [white] cabbage’). (Käpsch): from a short form of a Germanic personal name formed with geba ‘gift’as the first element, as in Gebhardt.

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

Similar surnames: Kausch, Kirsch, Hausch, Kasch, Pasch, Karsch, Dausch, Paasch, Gasch

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Kapsch Family Origin

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Kapsch Family Occupations

What did your Kapsch ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Bookkeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Kapsch. 19% of Kapsch men worked as a Laborer and 25% of Kapsch women worked as a Bookkeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Kapsch were Proprietor and Operator

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Carpenter
  • Foreman
  • Proprietor

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Bookkeeper
  • Housewife
  • Machinist
  • Operator

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Kapsch Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 760 census records available for the last name Kapsch. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kapsch 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 178 immigration records available for the last name Kapsch. 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 369 military records available for the last name Kapsch. For the veterans among your Kapsch ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kapsch Life Expectancy

What is the average Kapsch lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2003, in the United States, Kapsch life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 1971. The average life expectancy for Kapsch in 1964 was 80, and 71 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kapsch

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kapsch 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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