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Luckey Family History

Luckey Name Meaning

English: variant of Lukey .

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


Similar surnames: Buckey, Lucky, Cluckey, Leckey, Lickey, Lackey, Luskey, Lucey, Mckey

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Where is the Luckey family from?

You can see how Luckey families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Luckey family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Luckey families were found in USA in 1880. In 1840 there were 19 Luckey families living in New York. This was about 23% of all the recorded Luckey's in USA. New York had the highest population of Luckey families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Luckey surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Luckey ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Maid were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Luckey. 24% of Luckey men worked as a Laborer and 13% of Luckey women worked as a Maid. Some less common occupations for Americans named Luckey were Truck Driver and Clerk. .

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Laborer
    24%
  • Farmer
    19%
  • Salesman
    7%
  • Truck Driver
    4%

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Maid
    13%
  • Housewife
    10%
  • Cook
    9%
  • Clerk
    6%
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Census Records

There are 22,000 census records available for the last name Luckey. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Luckey census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Luckey. 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 Cards

There are 4,000 military records available for the last name Luckey. For the veterans among your Luckey ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Luckey lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Luckey life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Luckey in 1950 was 48, and 72 in 2004.

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