Lauck Family History

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Lauck Name Meaning

from the personal name Lukas (see Lucas), or from the female personal name Liutgard (from Old High German liut ‘people’ + gard ‘protection’). The latter was a popular name in medieval times; among others it was the name of the daughter of emperor Otto I and the wife of Charlemagne. short form of the personal name Laurentius (see Lawrence), of Slavic origin.

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

Similar surnames: Luck, Huck, Jack, Lack, Lau, Laucks, Lueck, Laut, Bruck, Hack

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Lauck Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Lauck name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Lauck. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales


  • Germanic Europe


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Norway


  • Sweden


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Lauck Family Origin

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Lauck Family Occupations

What did your Lauck ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Lauck occupation in the USA was Farmer. 32% of Lauck's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lauck. A less common occupation for the Lauck family was Carpenter.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Laborer

  • Carpenter


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

Lauck Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 8,000 census records available for the last name Lauck. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lauck 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 868 immigration records available for the last name Lauck. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, 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 Lauck. For the veterans among your Lauck ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Lauck Life Expectancy

What is the average Lauck lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Lauck life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Lauck in 1949 was 33, and 74 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lauck 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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