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Capistran Name Meaning

Spanish (Capistrán): habitational name from Capistrán, named for the Franciscan preacher St. John of Capistrano (1386–1456), who was from Capistrano in Calabria, Italy.

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


Similar surnames: Castro, Capistrant, Lastra, Caprara, Haisten, Caira, Calistro

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Capistran Family Origin

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Capistran Family Occupations

What did your Capistran ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Capistran family was Domestique. Cultivateur, Journalier and Cultivateur Son were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Capistran. The most common Capistran occupation in Canada was Cultivateur. 50% of Capistran's were Cultivateurs.

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  • Cultivateur

    50%
  • Journalier

    17%
  • Cultivateur Son

    8%
  • Domestique

    8%

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

Capistran Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Capistran Life Expectancy

What is the average Capistran lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Capistran life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1993, and highest in 1972. The average life expectancy for Capistran in 1962 was 67, and 45 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Capistran

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Capistran 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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