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Ludewig Family History

Ludewig Name Meaning
German: variant of Ludwig.

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

20,379 Historical Documents with Ludewig on Ancestry.com
9,857 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
893 Military Records
1,519 Immigration Records
2,403 Census and Voter Lists
5,707 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Ludewig Families

  • Number of Ludewig families
     7 - 12
     3 - 6
     1 - 2
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Ludewig families
     5 - 8
     2 - 4
     1
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Number of Ludewig families
     3 - 3
     2 - 2
     1
     
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Ludewig Family Origin

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Ludewig Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Ludewig

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Ludewig Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Ludewig census records

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Ludewig Civil War Service Records

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