Luchs Name Meaning

German: nickname for someone with keen sight, from Middle High German luhs ‘lynx’.

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


Similar surnames: Fuchs, Buchs, Lucht, Ochs, Dachs, Luecht, Licht, Ruch, Ruhs, Buche

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Luchs Family Origin

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Luchs Family Occupations

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  • Tobacconist

    22%
  • Blacksmith

    11%
  • Cabinet Maker

    11%
  • Coal Dealer

    11%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Luchs family was Coal Dealer. The most common Luchs occupation in the USA was Tobacconist. 22% of Luchs's were Tobacconists. Tobacconist, Blacksmith and Cabinet Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Luchs.

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Luchs Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1962 and 2003, Luchs life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1967, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Luchs in 1962 was 74, and 86 in 2003.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Luchs

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