Pae Family History
Pae Name Meaning
Korean: there is only one Chinese character for the Pae surname. The only documented Pae clan is that of Kyongju. The founding ancestor of the Kyongju Pae clan, Ki-t’a, was one of the six elders who made Pak Hyokkose Shilla’s first king. Afterwards, Ki-t’a received the surname of Pae during the 32nd year of the reign of the Shilla King Yuri Isagum (24–57 ad).
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press