Que Name Meaning

Catalan (Qué): variant of Quer, a topographic name from quer ‘rock’, ‘cliff’. Chinese : from part of the name of a city named Quetang, in present-day Shandong province. Quetang is famous as the birthplace of the philosopher Confucius.

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

Similar surnames: Qu, Xue, Lu, Rue, Aue, Due, Cue, Cui, Qi, Du

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Que Family Origin

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Que Family Occupations

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In 1940, Cook and Maid were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Que. 67% of Que men worked as a Cook and 50% of Que women worked as a Maid. Some less common occupations for Americans named Que were Farm Hand and Teacher

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Cook
  • Farm Hand

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Maid
  • Teacher

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Que Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Que. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Que census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

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Draft Card

There are 225 military records available for the last name Que. For the veterans among your Que ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Que Life Expectancy

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Between 1962 and 2003, in the United States, Que life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1984, and highest in 1973. The average life expectancy for Que in 1962 was 81, and 62 in 2003.

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