Kues Family History

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Kues Name Meaning

North German and Dutch: habitational name from Cues, now part of Bernkastel-Kues in the Rhineland Palatinate.

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

Similar surnames: Kuss, Dues, Kes, Kuhs, Kunes, Kees, Kus, Kies, Kruis, Huls

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Kues Family Origin

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Kues Family Occupations

What did your Kues ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Drives Wagon, Farmer and Gartner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kues. A less common occupation for the Kues family was Housekeeping. The most common Kues occupation in the USA was Drives Wagon. 9% of Kues's were Drives Wagons.

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  • Drives Wagon

  • Farmer

  • Gartner

  • Housekeeping


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Kues ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Kues Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Kues. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kues 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

There are 286 immigration records available for the last name Kues. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 392 military records available for the last name Kues. For the veterans among your Kues ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kues Life Expectancy

What is the average Kues lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Kues life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1992, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Kues in 1963 was 76, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kues

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kues ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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