Find Kaepernick Biographies
Use the links below to find biographies of Kaepernicks by their first name.
These are the oldest members of the Kaepernick family on AncientFaces.
These are the longest-lived members of the Kaepernick family on AncientFaces.
- Albert Kaepernick lived 102 years
- Blanche Kaepernick lived 81 years
- Lauretta Kaepernick lived 83 years
- Carla M Kaepernick lived 90 years
- Alfons H Kaepernick lived 80 years
- Albert Kaepernick lived 80 years
- Clara A Kaepernick lived 88 years
- Flossie Kaepernick lived 78 years
- Millie Kaepernick lived 87 years
- Ernst Kaepernick lived 84 years
Kaepernick Surname History
One famous member of the Kaepernick family is Colin Rand Kaepernick, quarterback for the football team the San Francisco 49ers (see more under "famous people named Kaepernick" below or on the Colin Kaepernick page). According to one source, the surname Kaepernick could be derived from or related to the surname Copernicus. According to Kaepernick family researchers, the family seems to have originated in Germany and members of the family have emigrated to both the United States and Australia - although there may be other branches of the Kaepernick family in other parts of the world. Wilhelm Kaepernick (from Prussia) and H. Kaepernick (from Germany) emigrated to the United States in the 1860's. There are many spelling variations of the surname Kaepernick, some of which are Kapernick (in Germany, with an umlaut over the "a), Kabernick, Kacbernick, Kpernick, Keibernick, Kepernick, and Koopernick.
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Kaepernick Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
According to Kaepernick family researchers, the Kaepernick family seems to have originated in Germany. The surname Kaepernick (even in Germany) seems to have been spelled in a variety of ways and also sometimes changed with the emigration of the family. Kaepernicks emigrated to the United States and Australia and perhaps to other areas of the world that are as yet unreported. If you have more information on the origin or emigration of the Kaepernick family, please share it here. At least some branches of the Kaepernick family are German, although there are American and Australian branches of the family as well.
Kaepernick Meaning & Etymology
The surname Kaepernick could have been derived from or could be related to Copernicus. It sounds rural and Germanic but could equally well be from Eastern Europe. Just a hunch by an old polyglot European!
Kaepernick Life Expectancy
According to our database of 16 people with the last name Kaepernick that have a birth and death date listed:
Kaepernick Family Tree
Famous People named Kaepernick
Famous members of the Kaepernick family:
- Colin Rand Kaepernick (born November 3, 1987). Currently quarterback for the San Francisco 49ers football team, he was drafted by the 49ers in April 2011. He played college football for the University of Nevada, Reno.
Most Common Kaepernick First Names
According to our database of 19 people with the last name Kaepernick that have a first name listed, these are the most common first names:
- Albert 10.5%
- Bernice 5.3%
- Alfons 5.3%
- Alvin 5.3%
- Reinhold 5.3%
- Ernst 5.3%
- H 5.3%
- Colin 5.3%
- Wilhchr 5.3%
- Millie 5.3%
- Carla 5.3%
- Lauretta 5.3%
- Blanche 5.3%
- Marvin 5.3%
- Duaine 5.3%
- Flossie 5.3%
- Clara 5.3%
- F 5.3%
Kaepernick Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
The surname Kaepernick has been spelled in a variety of ways since the 1700's. This may be due to phonetic spelling of the pronunciation of the name. Some of these variations were Kapernick (with an umlaut over the "a" in Germany), Kabernick, Kacbernick, Kpernick, Keibernick, Kepernick, and Koopernick.