Ke Name Meaning

Chinese : from the name of a prince of the state of Wu (see Wu1) named Ke Lu. Chinese , : see Ge.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Ge, Ko, Ku, He, Lu, Ye, Kye, Qi, Kew, Re

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Ke Family Origin

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Ke Family Occupations

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In 1880, the most common Ke occupation in the USA was Laborer. 50% of Ke's were Laborers. Laborer and Miner were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Ke.

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  • Laborer

    50%
  • Miner

    50%

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Ke Historical Records

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Census Record

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Ke. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

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Ke Life Expectancy

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Between 1968 and 2004, in the United States, Ke life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1978, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Ke in 1968 was 47, and 79 in 2004.

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