Caple Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Capel. Americanized spelling of German Kappel or of Göbel (see Goebel).

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


Similar surnames: Cale, Capley, Kaple, Cadle, Carle, Cable, Yaple, Caples, Cap, Able

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Caple Family Origin

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Caple Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    47%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Farm Laborer

    4%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Caple family was Farm Laborer. The most common Caple occupation in the USA was Farmer. 47% of Caple's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Caple.

Source: Census data for Caple | Data not to scale

Caple Historical Records

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Caple Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1953 and 2004, Caple life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Caple in 1953 was 48, and 72 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Caple

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