Kapsch Family History

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Kapsch Name Meaning

Probably a metonymic occupational name for a cabbage farmer or a nickname for a poor person, from Middle High German kabez (from Latin caput ‘head’, ‘head of [white] cabbage’). (Käpsch): from a short form of a Germanic personal name formed with geba ‘gift’as the first element, as in Gebhardt.

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


Similar surnames: Kausch, Kirsch, Hausch, Kasch, Pasch, Karsch, Dausch, Paasch, Gasch

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Kapsch Family Origin

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Kapsch Family Occupations

What did your Kapsch ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Kapsch family was Keeping House. Clerk - Hotel and Farmer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Kapsch. The most common Kapsch occupation in the USA was Clerk - Hotel. 33% of Kapsch's were Clerk - Hotels.

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  • Clerk - Hotel

    33%
  • Farmer

    33%
  • Keeping House

    33%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Kapsch ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Kapsch Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 760 census records available for the last name Kapsch. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kapsch 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 178 immigration records available for the last name Kapsch. 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 369 military records available for the last name Kapsch. For the veterans among your Kapsch ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kapsch Life Expectancy

What is the average Kapsch lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2003, in the United States, Kapsch life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 1971. The average life expectancy for Kapsch in 1964 was 80, and 71 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kapsch

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