Kure Name Meaning

Japanese: though written with the character for ‘give’ or ‘present’, the original meaning may actually be ‘sunset’. The name is listed in the Shinsen shojiroku and is no longer common in Japan, but there is a city by that name in Hiroshima prefecture and the area may have ancient connections with the family.

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


Similar surnames: Kuse, Kurt, Ure, Kuhn, Lare, Duke, Kara, Kade, Klee, Eure

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Kure Family Origin

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Kure Family Occupations

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  • Coke Burner

    50%
  • Iron Moulder

    50%

In 1881, Coke Burner and Iron Moulder were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Kure. The most common Kure occupation in the UK was Coke Burner. 50% of Kure's were Coke Burners.

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Between 1957 and 2004, Kure life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2002, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Kure in 1957 was 56, and 79 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kure

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