Duque Name Meaning

Spanish and Portuguese: from duque ‘duke’ (from Latin dux, genitive ducis ‘leader’), an occupational name for someone who worked in the household of a duke, or as a nickname for someone who gave himself airs and graces. French (also Duqué): nickname from duquet, a diminutive of French duc ‘duke’ (see Duchon).

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


Similar surnames: Duke, Duce, Dague, Dube, Due, Dupre, Duwe, Luque, Pique, Dubuc

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Duque Family Origin

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Duque Family Occupations

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  • Washer Woman

    100%

In 1880, the most common Duque occupation in the USA was Washer Woman. 100% of Duque's were Washer Womans.

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Duque Historical Records

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Duque Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1947 and 2004, Duque life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 1973. The average life expectancy for Duque in 1947 was 30, and 68 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Duque

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