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since 1880
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in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Capshaw

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Alt. Meaning

C is for cuddle, those intimate moments you cherish.

A is for acquaintance, the many friends you know.

P is for pure, the spiritual side of you.

S is for serene, your calm time.

H is for happy, your wonderful laugh.

A is for amenable, for your easy going nature.

W is for warm hearted, it's you!

Notable Persons With the Last Name Capshaw

Kate Capshaw is an actress. Her career lasted from 1981 to 2003. Kate was given the name Kathleen Sue Nail on November 3rd, 1953 in Fort Worth, Texas, United States.


Jessica Capshaw is an actress. She has been prominent since 1997. Jessica was given the name Jessica Brooke Capshaw by her parent Kate Capshaw on August 9th, 1976 in Columbia, Missouri, U.S.


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Popularity of Capshaw as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Capshaw U.S.
  White 85.67% 64.26%
  African American 5.83% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 2.56% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 3.79% 16.26%

Of Last Name Capshaw

People with the last name Capshaw are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Capshaw

  • How Popular is the name Capshaw? As a last name Capshaw was the 25,332nd most popular name in 2010.
  • When was the first name Capshaw first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Capshaw is Tuesday, April 15th, 1890.
  • How unique is the name Capshaw? From 1880 to 2017 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Capshaw. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Capshaw: Your name in reverse order is Wahspac. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Ahapcsw. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Capshaw? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 977 people with the last name Capshaw.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Capshaw? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Capshaw as their last name since less than 1 person in 303k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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Past life for Capshaw born Oct 25, 1970

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Western Russia approximately on 1025. Your profession was handicraftsman and mechanic.

You were a seeker of truth and wisdom. You could have seen your future lives. Others perceived you as an idealist illuminating path to the future. You fulfill your lesson by helping old folks and children. You came to that life to learn to care about weak and helpless.

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