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Early Origins of the Capers family


The surname Capers was first found in Forez, a former province of France, now part of the modern Loire, the Haute-Loire and Puy-de-Dôme départements, where they have held a family seat since the 1100's.

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Early History of the Capers family

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Early History of the Capers family


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Another 667 words (48 lines of text) covering the years 1109, 1389, 1536, 1630, 1641, 1667, 1710 and 1696 are included under the topic Early Capers History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Capers Spelling Variations

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Capers Spelling Variations


Spelling variations of this family name include: Chaput, Chapue, Chapud, Chapus, Chapout, Chapoue, Chapoud, Chapous, Chapput, Chappue, Chappud, Chappus, Chappout, Chappoue, Chappoud, Chappous, Shaput, Shapue, Shapus, Shapout, Shapoue, Shapoud, Shappous, Shapput, Shappue, Shappud, Shappus, Shappout, Shappoue, Shappoud, Shappous, Chapuis, Chapus and many more.

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Early Notables of the Capers family (pre 1700)

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Early Notables of the Capers family (pre 1700)


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Migration of the Capers family to the New World and Oceana

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Migration of the Capers family to the New World and Oceana


Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Capers Settlers in United States in the 17th Century

  • William Capers, who arrived in South Carolina in 1686 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)

Capers Settlers in United States in the 20th Century

  • Herbert Capers, aged 26, who landed in America from Coventry, England, in 1908
  • John Capers, aged 42, who emigrated to America, in 1908
  • Nellie Capers, aged 25, who emigrated to the United States from Coventry, England, in 1908
  • Mrs. F.L. Capers, aged 55, who landed in America, in 1911
  • F.L. Capers, aged 29, who emigrated to the United States, in 1911
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

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Contemporary Notables of the name Capers (post 1700)

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Contemporary Notables of the name Capers (post 1700)


  • Jean Murrell Capers (1913-2017), American jurist,, educator, and politician
  • Valerie Capers (b. 1935), American jazz pianist and composer from New York City
  • Selvish Capers (b. 1985), American NFL football offensive tackle for the New York Giants
  • Ellison Capers (1837-1908), American Confederate general in the American Civil War
  • Eliza Virginia Capers (1925-2004), American Tony Award winning actress
  • Ernest Dominic "Dom" Capers (b. 1950), American NFL football defensive coordinator of the Green Bay Packers
  • Wayne Capers (b. 1961), American retired NFL football wide receiver

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Citations

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  1. ^ Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)

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