Luedecke Family History

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Luedecke Name Meaning

North German: from a pet form of the personal name Ludolf (see Ludolph) or of a short form of another Germanic personal name formed leud, liut ‘people’, ‘tribe’ (see Lueth) as the first element.

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


Similar surnames: Luedtke, Gerecke, Goedecke, Deck, Bueche, Muecke, Lueck, Lebeck

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Luedecke Family Origin

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Luedecke Family Occupations

What did your Luedecke ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Luedecke family was Painter. The most common Luedecke occupation in the USA was Blacksmith. 20% of Luedecke's were Blacksmiths. Blacksmith, Dealer In Crockery and Insurance Agt. were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Luedecke.

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  • Blacksmith

    20%
  • Dealer In Crockery

    20%
  • Insurance Agt.

    20%
  • Painter

    20%

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

Luedecke Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Luedecke. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Luedecke 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Luedecke. 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 Luedecke. For the veterans among your Luedecke ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Luedecke Life Expectancy

What is the average Luedecke lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Luedecke life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1966, and highest in 1979. The average life expectancy for Luedecke in 1963 was 76, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Luedecke

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Luedecke 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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