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Profiles

  • Caroline Catz
    Biography Caroline Catz was born on October 19, 1969 in Manchester, Greater Manchester, England. She is an Actress. Caroline married Michael Higgs . Together they had the following children: Sonny ...
  • David Caplan (1964 - 2019)
    David Caplan (November 15, 1964 – July 25, 2019) was a Canadian politician in Ontario, Canada. He was a member of the Legislative Assembly of Ontario who represented the ridings of Oriole and Don Val...
  • Lizzy Caplan
    Elizabeth Anne "Lizzy" Caplan (born June 30, 1982) is an American actress. After starting her career in the critically acclaimed television series Freaks and Geeks in 1999, Caplan started to get wide...
  • Lizzy Caplan
    Elizabeth Anne Caplan (born June 30, 1982) is an American actress and model. Her first acting role was on the cult television series Freaks and Geeks (1999–2000). She received wider recognition with ro...
  • Madeleine Caplan (c.1708 - c.1753)

About the Caplan surname

I was told that 'Caplan' was given as a last name to certain immigrants coming into the port of Baltimore while 'Kaplan' was given as a last name to certain immigrants coming into Ellis Island in New York. I have no source for this but it is something I read at some point.

On our family tree the name was orginally Capechofsky or Kapechofsky