Ludeke Family History

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Ludeke Name Meaning

German (Lüdeke): see Luedecke.

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

Similar surnames: Lueke, Luedeke, Ludke, Lueker, Luke, Lueck, Lutke, Ludtke, Luedecke

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Ludeke Family Origin

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Ludeke Family Occupations

What did your Ludeke ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Ludeke family was Cabinet Maker. Farmer, Tailor and Bakery were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ludeke. The most common Ludeke occupation in the USA was Farmer. 12% of Ludeke's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Tailor

  • Bakery

  • Cabinet Maker


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

Ludeke Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Ludeke. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ludeke 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 705 immigration records available for the last name Ludeke. 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 773 military records available for the last name Ludeke. For the veterans among your Ludeke ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Ludeke Life Expectancy

What is the average Ludeke lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Ludeke life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1970. The average life expectancy for Ludeke in 1958 was 48, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ludeke

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ludeke 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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