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Lueck Name Meaning

German (Lück): habitational name from any of several places so named. German (Lück): from the personal name Lüdeke (see Luedecke). Dutch: from the personal name Lueck, a vernacular form of Lucas.

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


Similar surnames: Luck, Leck, Heck, Luc, Huck, Lubeck, Luecht, Lueke, Deck, Lebeck

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Where is the Lueck family from?

You can see how Lueck families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Lueck family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Canada between 1880 and 1920. The most Lueck families were found in USA in 1920. In 1880 there were 70 Lueck families living in Wisconsin. This was about 44% of all the recorded Lueck's in USA. Wisconsin had the highest population of Lueck families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Lueck surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Lueck ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Maid were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Lueck. 32% of Lueck men worked as a Farmer and 9% of Lueck women worked as a Maid. Some less common occupations for Americans named Lueck were Truck Driver and Housewife. .

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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

  • Farmer
    32%
  • Laborer
    18%
  • Salesman
    7%
  • Truck Driver
    5%

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Maid
    9%
  • Housekeeper
    9%
  • Stenographer
    8%
  • Housewife
    8%
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Census Records

There are 9,000 census records available for the last name Lueck. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lueck 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 Lueck. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Lueck. For the veterans among your Lueck ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Lueck lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Lueck life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Lueck in 1952 was 49, and 73 in 2004.

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