Kapela Family History

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Kapela Name Meaning

Polish: occupational name for a musician, from Polish kapela ‘music band’, ‘court orchestra’.

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


Similar surnames: Barela, Kapolka, Kapel, Kaleta, Kaplan, Karpel, Kala, Kabel, Capel

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Kapela Family Origin

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Kapela Family Occupations

What did your Kapela ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Kapela occupation in the USA was Cabinet Maker. 100% of Kapela's were Cabinet Makers.

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  • Cabinet Maker

    100%

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Kapela Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Kapela Life Expectancy

What is the average Kapela lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Kapela life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1963, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Kapela in 1963 was 47, and 94 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kapela 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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Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
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