U Name Meaning

Chinese and Korean: variant spelling of Yu.

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


Similar surnames: Ju, Yu, O, Ku, Tu, Mu, Au, Bu, Pu, Wu

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U Family Origin

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U Family Occupations

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  • Works In Bakers

    100%

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In 1880, the most common U occupation in the USA was Works In Bakers. 100% of U's were Works In Bakerss.

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U Historical Records

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U Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1983 and 2004, U life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1996, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for U in 1983 was 79, and 90 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for U

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