Kure Name Meaning

Japanese: though written with the character for ‘give’ or ‘present’, the original meaning may actually be ‘sunset’. The name is listed in the Shinsen shojiroku and is no longer common in Japan, but there is a city by that name in Hiroshima prefecture and the area may have ancient connections with the family.

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


Similar surnames: Kuse, Kurt, Ure, Kuhn, Lare, Duke, Kara, Kade, Klee, Eure

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Kure Family Origin

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Kure Family Occupations

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  • Cigar Maker

    33%
  • Keeps House

    33%
  • Laborer

    33%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Kure family was Laborer. Cigar Maker and Keeps House were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Kure. The most common Kure occupation in the USA was Cigar Maker. 33% of Kure's were Cigar Makers.

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Between 1957 and 2004, Kure life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2002, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Kure in 1957 was 56, and 79 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kure

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