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Cappel Name Meaning

English (of Norman origin): variant of Chappell. Variant of German Kappel.

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


Similar surnames: Capel, Cappell, Appel, Chappel, Campen, Cassel, Happel, Capper

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Cappel Family Origin

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Cappel Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    28%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • Cabinet Maker

    8%
  • Grocer

    5%

In 1880, the most common Cappel occupation in the USA was Farmer. 28% of Cappel's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Cappel family was Grocer. Farmer, Laborer and Cabinet Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Cappel.

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Cappel Historical Records

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Cappel Life Expectancy

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