Kappenman Family History

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Kappenman Name Meaning

German (Kappenmann): probably a nickname for someone who wore a hood or a coat with a hood, from Middle Low German kappe ‘long outer garment’, ‘overcoat’, ‘robe’ (typically one made of high quality material) (see Kapp).

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


Similar surnames: Kappelman, Appelman, Kupferman, Wagenman, Wipperman, Pleiman, Kathman

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Kappenman Family Origin

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Kappenman Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    67%
  • Saloon Keeper

    33%

In 1880, the most common Kappenman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Kappenman's were Farmers. Farmer and Saloon Keeper were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Kappenman.

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Kappenman Historical Records

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Kappenman Life Expectancy

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