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Caplinger Family History

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

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

75,526 Historical Documents with Caplinger on Ancestry.com
12,933 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
1,929 Military Records
90 Immigration Records
7,723 Census and Voter Lists
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Name Distribution of Caplinger Families

  • Number of Caplinger families
     35 - 67
     12 - 34
     1 - 11
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
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    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Caplinger last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Caplinger census records

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Caplinger Family Origin

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Average Life Expectancy for Caplinger

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Caplinger Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Caplinger census records

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Caplinger Civil War Service Records

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