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Cappello Name Meaning

Italian: from a diminutive of cappa ‘cape’, ‘hood’, ‘hat’, hence a metonymic occupational name for a maker or vendor of capes or hoods, or a nickname for someone who wore a distinctive cape or hat.

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


Similar surnames: Capell, Carabello, Capella, Castello, Scarpello, Augello, Cappella

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Cappello Family Origin

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Cappello Family Occupations

What did your Cappello ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Barber and Coal Burner were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Cappello. The most common Cappello occupation in the USA was Barber. 50% of Cappello's were Barbers.

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  • Barber

    50%
  • Coal Burner

    50%

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Cappello Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Cappello Life Expectancy

What is the average Cappello lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Cappello life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Cappello in 1946 was 50, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Cappello

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Cappello 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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