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Origins of the Capin surname

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About the Capins

We have a total number of 199 records for people with the last name Capin.

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Where do most Capins live?

In 1921, most Capins lived in London.


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Interesting facts about Capins

How common is your surname?

You have a rare surname! It's not in the top 1000 UK surnames!

We have 97 records for the Capin surname. The oldest one dates back to 1841.

Who were Capins most likely to marry?

Foltses

&

Coyes

Our Marriage record sets tell us which families married Capins.

What are the most common Capin first names?

  • Guy E
  • John
  • Mary
  • Elizabeth

Our birth record sets tell us the names of Capin family members

Common jobs for Capins

Men and women often performed different types of jobs, so these are displayed by gender to maintain their historical accuracy.

Common Female occupations for Capins in 1921
House Servant

2

Servant

2

Bar Maid

1

Companion

1

F S

1

Common Male occupations for Capins in 1921
Butcher

2

Farrier

2

Gardener Domestic

2

Skilled Compositors And Typesetters

2

Vintner

2

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