Kappers Family History

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Kappers Name Meaning

Dutch (also Cappers): occupational name for a hood maker ornickname for someone who habitually wore a hood, from an agentderivative of Middle Dutch cappe ‘hood’. Dutch and North German: patronymic form of a variant of the personal names Gebhardt or Kasper (see also Kaspar).

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


Similar surnames: Kapper, Capers, Happe, Capper, Napper, Kopper, Kaper, Kappel, Kippes

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Kappers Family Origin

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Kappers Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Laborer

    25%
  • Tailor Shop

    25%

In 1880, the most common Kappers occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Kappers's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Kappers family was Tailor Shop. Farmer and Laborer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Kappers.

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Kappers Life Expectancy

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