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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

What did your Duque ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Duque family was Cultivateur'S Son. Farmer, Fisherman and Farmer'S Son were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Duque. The most common Duque occupation in Canada was Farmer. 21% of Duque's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    21%
  • Fisherman

    18%
  • Farmer'S Son

    14%
  • Cultivateur'S Son

    7%

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

Duque Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Duque. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Duque 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Duque. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Duque. For the veterans among your Duque ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Duque Life Expectancy

What is the average Duque lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, 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.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Duque

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Duque 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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