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Origins of the Capstack surname

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About the Capstacks

We have a total number of 492 records for people with the last name Capstack.

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Where do most Capstacks live?

In 1921, most Capstacks lived in London.

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Interesting facts about Capstacks

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We have 444 records for the Capstack surname. The oldest one dates back to 1648.

Who were Capstacks most likely to marry?

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What are the most common Capstack first names?

  • John
  • Thomas
  • Elizabeth
  • Margaret

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Common jobs for Capstacks

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

Common Female occupations for Capstacks in 1921
Cotton Weaver








Cotton Rover


Common Male occupations for Capstacks in 1921








General Labourer


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