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Luck Family History

Luck Name Meaning
English and German (also found in Alsace): variant of English Luke, German Lukas.German (also Lück): from a short form of Lüdeke, a pet form of Ludolph (compare Liedtke 2) or occasionally from Ludwig or Lucas.Dutch (van Luck) and English: habitational name from Luik, the Dutch name of the Belgian city of Liège.Translation of the French Canadian secondary surnames Lachance and Lafortune.

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

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101,674 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
13,114 Military Records
10,885 Immigration Records
94,253 Census and Voter Lists
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Name Distribution of Luck Families

  • Number of Luck families
     86 - 169
     29 - 85
     1 - 28
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Luck families
     333 - 663
     112 - 332
     1 - 111
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Number of Luck families
     11 - 20
     4 - 10
     1 - 3
     
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Luck Family Origin

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Luck Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Luck

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Luck Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Luck census records

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Luck Civil War Service Records

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