Capone Family History

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Capone Name Meaning

from an augmentative of capo ‘head’, applied as a nickname for someone with a big head, probably in the sense ‘arrogant’ or ‘stubborn’ rather than in a strictly literal sense. from capone ‘capon’, ‘castrated cock’, applied as a derogatory nickname for a cuckold, or a metonymic occupational name for someone who kept poultry.

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


Similar surnames: Capon, Capo, Cane, Capote, Sapone, Carbone, Carne, Tabone, Catone

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Capone Family Origin

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Capone Family Occupations

What did your Capone ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Capone family was Keeping House. Cutting Wood and Farmer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Capone. The most common Capone occupation in the USA was Cutting Wood. 33% of Capone's were Cutting Woods.

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  • Cutting Wood

    33%
  • Farmer

    33%
  • Keeping House

    33%

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Capone Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Capone Life Expectancy

What is the average Capone lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Capone life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Capone in 1949 was 43, and 78 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Capone 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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