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The German surname Nue simply means "new." It is likely that the name was first given as a nickname to a newcomer to an area, and was passed down as a hereditary surname to the original bearer's descendants.
The surname Nue was first found in various regions of Germany. Due to its nickname origins, it is likely that the name emerged independently as a surname in many different places, creating several original branches of the Nue family, each of which played an important role in the development of medieval society.
Spelling variations of this family name include: Neu, Ney, Neye, Neyge, Nige, Nue and others.
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Nue research. Another 157 words (11 lines of text) covering the years 1577, 1647, 1704, 1727, and 1767 are included under the topic Early Nue History in all our PDF Extended History products.
Another 31 words (2 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Nue Notables in all our PDF Extended History products.
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Jasper Neye, who immigrated to Philadelphia in 1727; Fallendin Neu, who came to Philadelphia in 1736; Anna Barbara Neu, who emigrated from the Palatinate to Pennsylvania in 1747.
The Nue Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Nue Family Crest was drawn according to heraldic standards based on published blazons. We generally include the oldest published family crest once associated with each surname.
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