Origins of the Capling surname

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    In 1921, most Caplings lived in northern-ireland

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    Common jobs for Caplings

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

    Commmon female occupations for Caplings in 1921

    Dress Maker


    House Serv


    Cook (Domestic)


    Cook Domestic


    Departmental Clerical Assistant Grade II


    Commmon male occupations for Caplings in 1921



    Agricultural Labourer




    Farm Labourer


    Printer Compositor


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