Luehrs Family History

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Luehrs Name Meaning

North German (Lührs): patronymic from a reduced form of the personal name Lüder (see Lueder).

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


Similar surnames: Luhrs, Luhr, Juers, Lueders, Roehrs, Luehring, Luers, Loehr, Vehrs

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Luehrs Family Origin

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Luehrs Family Occupations

What did your Luehrs ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Commissions Merchant, Farmer and Justice Of Peace were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Luehrs. The most common Luehrs occupation in the USA was Commissions Merchant. 20% of Luehrs's were Commissions Merchants. A less common occupation for the Luehrs family was Keeping House.

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  • Commissions Merchant

    20%
  • Farmer

    20%
  • Justice Of Peace

    20%
  • Keeping House

    20%

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

Luehrs Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Luehrs Life Expectancy

What is the average Luehrs lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Luehrs life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Luehrs in 1960 was 61, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Luehrs

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Luehrs 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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