Yue Name Meaning

Chinese : from a title denoting a regional administrator in ancient China. The first of the ‘model emperors’, Yao, (2357-2257 bc), appointed four princes to administer the North, South, East and West. These were known as the Siyue, or ‘four mountains’. The surname Yue is derived from this title. Chinese : variant of Yu 2. Chinese : variant of Yu 4.

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


Similar surnames: Yu, Yee, Yun, Ye, Lu, Du, Xue, Che, Jue, Due

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Yue Family Origin

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Yue Family Occupations

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  • Cigar Maker

    50%
  • Cook

    50%

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In 1880, the most common Yue occupation in the USA was Cigar Maker. 50% of Yue's were Cigar Makers. Cigar Maker and Cook were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Yue.

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Between 1949 and 2004, Yue life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Yue in 1949 was 39, and 85 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Yue

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